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Photos: Aaron Hernandez reacts to his double murder acquittal

A jury on Friday cleared Aaron Hernandez of committing a double murder in 2012.

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turned to look in the direction of the jury as he reacted to his double murder acquittal on Friday.
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Aaron Hernandez was acquitted on seven of eight charges in a 2012 South End double murder. Here, he turned to look in the direction of the jury as he reacted to his double murder acquittal.
Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez, center, the fiancee of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, is comforted as she reacts to Hernandez's double murder acquittal Friday.
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Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez, center, the fiancee of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, is comforted as she reacts to Hernandez's double murder acquittal Friday.
In this still image from video, Aaron Hernandez, center, is hugged by defense attorney Ronald Sullivan on Friday.
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In this still image from video, Aaron Hernandez, center, is hugged by defense attorney Ronald Sullivan on Friday.
Aaron Hernandez wiped tears from his eyes as he reacted to his double murder acquittal. Hernandez stood trial for the July 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado who he encountered in a Boston nightclub.
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Aaron Hernandez wiped tears from his eyes as he reacted to his double murder acquittal. Hernandez stood trial for the July 2012 killings of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado who he encountered in a Boston nightclub.
Aaron Hernandez is already serving a life sentence in the 2013 killing of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd.
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Aaron Hernandez is already serving a life sentence in the 2013 killing of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd.
Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turned to look toward his fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez as he reacted to his double murder acquittal.
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Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turned to look toward his fiancee Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez as he reacted to his double murder acquittal.