Bradley Manning Acquitted of Aiding the Enemy in WikiLeaks Case – Stars React

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By Michael Lewittes

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Celebrities are taking to Twitter to react to Bradley Manning being acquitted of aiding the enemy on Tuesday. While some stars are supporting the private’s decision to hand over of hundreds of thousands of confidential military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks, others are upset that the military court acquitted Manning of the most serious charge.

Manning was convicted, however, on multiple counts of espionage and stealing government property, which could result in a maximum jail sentence of 136 years. The 25-year-old private’s sentencing is set to take place next week. Check out what celebs are saying about the verdict below, and tell us what you think about the court’s decision.

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