After spending nearly the past month in court and testifying in the trial of William Balfour, Jennifer Hudson is undoubtedly pleased at the outcome of the trial. Her former bother-in-law, William Balfour, has been found guilty of 3 counts of 1st murder in the deaths of Darnell Donerson, Jason Hudson, and Julian King. He was also convicted of home invasion and residential burglary.
Hudson and her older sister, Julia, thanked prosecutors, witnesses and the Chicago Police Department for their efforts in a statement released by the
singer’s publicist late Friday. They also very graciously acknowledged the Balfour family.
We have felt the love and support from people all over the world, and we’re very grateful. We want to extend a prayer from the Hudson family to the Balfour family. We have all suffered terrible loss in this tragedy. It is our prayer that the Lord will forgive Mr. Balfour of these heinous acts and bring his heart into repentance some day.
After the verdict, Hudson reportedly told Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez, ‘If it was me (who had been killed) my mother would be here every day. So, I’m going to be here every day,’
If anyone deserves to have some fun, it is certainly Academy Award Winning actress, Jennifer Hudson!