News: Nicki Minaj, Joe Budden & Bun B React To The Conrad Murray Ruling, "This Has Been An Utter Tragedy..."

Tuesday, Nov 8, 2011 12:55PM

Written by Biz Jones

Rap stars Nicki Minaj, Joe Budden and Bun B have offered their takes on late pop icon Michael Jackson's doctor Conrad Murray being found guilty of involuntary manslaughter this week.

Taking note of people celebrating, Nicki offered a somber look at the situation.

"People are cheering but there really are no winners here. This has been an utter tragedy from beginning to end. #RIPMichaelJackson," she tweeted November 7th. (Nicki Minaj's Twitter)

Slaughterhouse's Joe Budden also kept fans abreast to his reaction.

"Guilty...... Every juror huh.............No comment," he tweeted.
"Then the judge tells the jury they can go reap any benefits they like based off the case... The JURY !!! Yup, I'm out..."
"Lemme know when Pac & Big's killer goes to trial." (Joe Budden's Twitter)

UGK's Bun B playfully shared his thoughts on the ruling.

"#DoctorsBetterThanConradMurray Dr. Seuss," he tweeted. (Bun B's Twitter)

Murray's punishment will ultimately be revealed at the end of November.

A stone-faced Murray appeared to show no emotion as the verdict was read. Sentencing was set for November 29, with Murray facing up to four years in prison on the conviction. Judge Michael Pastor ordered Murray to be held without bail until that date, and Murray was led from the courtroom in handcuffs. (CNN)

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