A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death, accusing them of violating his constitutional rights.
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The defense attorney for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of killing George Floyd has requested a new trial, saying the court abused its discretion, and he wants a hearing to have the verdict impeached because of what he says is jury misconduct, according to a court document filed Tuesday.
The defense attorney for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of killing George Floyd has requested a new trial, saying the court abused its discretion on several points.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Police in Alameda, California, are under fire over the death of a Latino man who was pinned to the ground face down for more than five minutes on the same day a jury in Minneapolis began deliberating in the George Floyd case.
Oprah Winfrey has confessed to being emotional after watching the Derek Chauvin trial.
Regina King referenced the murder of George Floyd by cop Derek Chauvin as she opened the Oscars on Sunday (25.04.21) night.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A white sheriff’s deputy in the San Francisco Bay Area shot and killed a Black man in the middle of a busy intersection about a minute after trying to stop him on suspicion of throwing rocks at cars last month, newly released video showed.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Daunte Wright, the young Black man shot by an officer during a traffic stop in suburban Minneapolis, was not “just some kid with an air freshener,” but a “prince” whose life ended too soon at the hands of police, the Rev. Al Sharpton said Thursday during an emotional funeral.
Bree Roberts was surrounded by a couple dozen children at the local Boys & Girls Club as she awaited the verdict in former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin's murder trial on Tuesday afternoon.
The Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into policing practices in Minneapolis after a former officer was convicted in the killing of George Floyd there, Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Wednesday.
Guilty. Guilty. Guilty. Those words were greeted with a mixture of relief, sadness and hope by Rockford activists on Tuesday.
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The second in command of the Norfolk Police Department’s internal affairs unit has been fired after he made what the city manager called “egregious” comments praising Kyle Rittenhouse, the white man accused of shooting and killing protesters in Wisconsin last year.
Late night TV hosts addressed the verdict to the George Floyd murder trial on Tuesday night (20.04.21), which saw ex-cop Derek Chauvin convicted for the murder of the Minneapolis native.
Here's a breakdown of the Derek Chauvin murder verdict and what happens next in the landmark trial of George Floyd's death in police custody.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd (all times local):
Kerry Washington, Mariah Carey, and Ciara are among the stars who have reacted to the news that former police officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty of murder in the death of unarmed Black man George Floyd.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis Officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to the pavement with his knee on the Black man’s neck in a case that triggered worldwide protests, violence and a furious reexamination of racism and policing in the U.S.
NEW YORK (AP) — With a collective nervous energy, millions of people paused in front of television sets or other screens Tuesday for a verdict in the case that for nearly a year has exposed the raw nerve of racial relations in America.
The only way for 13-year-old Adam Toledo to get justice, activists say, is with a federal probe into the Chicago police officer who shot him during a foot chase down a darkened alley.
Gov. J.B. Pritzker's office released the following statement Tuesday following the conviction of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for pinning George Floyd to the pavement with…
Former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin was convicted Tuesday of murder and manslaughter for George Floyd's death in a case that touched off worldwide protests, violence and a furious reexamination of racism and policing in the U.S.