Trayvon Martin Case Reactions by 15 Latino Notables

Emotions ran rampant on the night that the verdict was read in the Trayvon Martin murder trial. George Zimmerman was a free man, and for many, this meant the United States’ judicial system allowed a killer to walk away without being held accountable for his actions.

Latino celebrities across the nation sounded off with their opinions, and here are just 15 of those voices:

1. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Evelyn Lozada

Evelyn Lozada

“My heart aches for Trayvon’s family!” Lozada declared via her Twitter page.


2. Trayvon Martin Reactions: LaLa Anthony

La La Anthony

“Speechless...All I can do is pray and weep for @SybrinaFulton and the Martin Family...walk by Faith not by sight. #GodisinControl #sosad," the Puerto Rican reality star tweeted.


3. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Daisy Fuentes

Daisy Fuentes

Fuentes expressed her opinion by saying, "Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly. #NoJustice"


4. Trayvon Martin Reactions: America Ferrera

America Ferrara

Ferrara retweeted messages such as, “Tonight I'm going to allow myself to be bitter, discouraged, outraged &heartbroken. Tomorrow, I will pick myself up and apply to law school.”

And also, “The fundamental danger of an acquittal is not more riots, it is more George Zimmerman’s.”


5. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Alexa Vega

Alexa Vega

The Colombian star retweeted,“You may not agree with the verdict, but, please let the justice system take care of it!! No vigilantes.”


6. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Adrienne Bailon

Adrienne Bailon

The host of The Real instagrammed a quote by Martin Luther King, Jr. which read: “Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” Bailon also tweeted a photo of herself wearing a hoodie with a caption that said, “Hoods Up... #JusticeForTrayvon


7. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Laz Alonso

Laz Alonso

“He was right,” tweeted Alonso. “These punks always get away.”


8. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Erica Mena

Erica Mena

The Love & Hip Hop reality star took to her Twitter to say, “No Justice In Florida at all! Two murders set free and given a clear pass to take a child's innocent life! Another sad day in America!”


9. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Tahiry Jose

Tahiry Jose

“ONLY IN [Expletive] AMERICA #justice4Travon," tweeted the Dominican belleza.


10. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Tatyana Ali

Tatyana Ali

Ali displayed a photo of herself wearing a hoodie on the background of her Twitter account and tweeted, “Not guilty? How is this possible?”


11. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Meagan Good

Meagan Good

“I am so upset,so upset.Heartbroken-my stomach hurts-Completely disgusted -Lord pls help us 2grieve in a healthy way-I pray for your comfort,” she exclaimed via her Twitter.

12. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez

Lopez called for peaceful reactions in his tweet, “Hope people don't misbehave after hearing this verdict. Pray for the Martin family.”

13. Trayvon Martin Reactions: John Leguizamo

John Leguizamo

"Feeling blue because of #zimmerman verdict," the actor wrote on Twitter.

14. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Kate del Castillo

Kate del Castillo

"I was ready to be ok. Ok. But I'm not. The system does not work. But you already know this .So...what are you doing about it? #TrayvonMartin," she tweeted.

15. Trayvon Martin Reactions: Geraldo Rivera

Geraldo Rivera

Rivera, who initially stated that Trayvon Martin's attire was the reason he was killed, shared the following after the verdict,“The Zimmerman acquittal was expected by all who follow me," he tweeted. "What we need now is to tell politicians to keep hands off the justice system.”

He then added, “George Zimmerman is not innocent. He is not guilty. He can still be sued by the Martin family like OJ was sued by the Goldman family.”