Trump Guilty Ver­dict Gen­er­ates Wide­spread Back­lash Online

Trump Guilty Verdict Generates Widespread Backlash Online

Numer­ous notable fig­ures slammed the ver­dict on Thurs­day in the high­ly con­tro­ver­sial Man­hat­tan crim­i­nal tri­al against for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump.
The deci­sion is the cul­mi­na­tion of a weeks-long court­room bat­tle in which Trump claimed he was the tar­get of a “polit­i­cal per­se­cu­tion” as he runs anoth­er cam­paign for a sec­ond term in the White House. The for­mer pres­i­dent was found guilty on all 34 charges brought in the hush-mon­ey tri­al.
Shaun Maguire, a part­ner at Sequoia Cap­i­tal, announced on X: “I just donat­ed $300k to Pres­i­dent Trump. The tim­ing isn’t a coin­ci­denc …