The case circulated around the murder of 17-year-old unarmed black teenager Trayvon in Florida on Feb. 26, 2012. Zimmerman claimed he was acting in self defense, thinking the teen would attack him, though critics felt his actions were based on the victim’s race. Since the shooting, the case received major national attention, including many people — particularly celebrities — rallying and protesting against him, though some called for peace after the extreme post-ruling hostility.
Among the celebs reacting on Twitter were some Grey’s Anatomy stars. Read on for their reactions, then hit the comments with your thoughts.
To the jurors on the trayvon case SHAME ON YOU. May you never feel the heartbreak Trayvons family feels. How can you live with yourselves?