Martin, Zimmerman families tweet reaction to verdict

Over the past few weeks of the George Zimmerman trial, and certainly since the verdict was read, there have been numerous Zimmerman – Martin related hashtags trending on Twitter.

People across the country are responding with relief or disbelief to the not guilty verdict handed down by the jury of six women Saturday evening.

Here are the tweets from Trayvon Martin’s parents,Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, and brother Jahvaris Fulton, after the verdict:

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Full text:  "Lord during my darkest hour I lean on you. You are all that I have. At the end of the day, GOD is still in control. Thank you all for your prayers and support. I will love you forever Trayvon!!! In the name of Jesus!!!"
Full text: “Lord during my darkest hour I lean on you. You are all that I have. At the end of the day, GOD is still in control. Thank you all for your prayers and support. I will love you forever Trayvon!!! In the name of Jesus!!!”

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Zimmerman’s brother, Robert, tweeted on behalf of the family:

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Some of the most vile tweets call for the death of Zimmerman, call for riots, and use such hateful and obscene language you won’t see them published here.

However, the hashtag still trending as of Sunday morning, #NoJustice, is a mixture of both sides of the response to the verdict.

Those feeling there was #NoJustice for Martin:

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Alternate responses:

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