Celebrities were quite vocal through the entire Troy Davis case leading up to his execution yesterday. Kim Kardashian as well as her sister Khloe, Russell Simmons, Big Boi and P-Diddy Tweeted about the controversial story.
Once news broke of the execution, the controversial case that grabbed headlines on a global level continued to flood Twitter feeds, with #RIPTROYDAVIS still trending no. 2 worldwide as of this morning. Beyond Twitter, the case has raised eyebrows, angered some while pleasing others, but mostly talk (and tweets) have shown compassion and grief for both Troy Davis and Mark MacPhail, the police officer he was convicted of killing.
From MTV RAPFIX: Troy Davis spoke one final timebefore the execution, maintaining his innocence until the very end. "I did not personally kill your son, father and brother" Davis said speaking to the family of the slain officer. "I am innocent."
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