“Our concerns have fallen on deaf ears.”
A Minnesota county approved a $1.5 million settlement for eight nonwhite guards who were banned from interacting with or even being on the same floor as Derek Chauvin.
Derek Chauvin will spend the next two decades in prison. Now, the cops who failed to stop him from murdering George Floyd will be there too.
J. Alexander Kueng even said that Derek Chauvin, who knelt on Floyd’s neck for more 9 minutes, technically had the ability to terminate him.
When ex-Minneapolis police officer Tou Thao took the stand in court Tuesday, he testified that he was trained to use knees on suspects.
The young athlete’s actions are just the latest example of the widespread demands for justice in the police shooting of Amir Locke.
Paramedic Derek Smith testified Wednesday that none of three officers informed him that George Floyd wasn’t breathing and had no pulse.
“You’ll see and hear officer Chauvin call all of the shots,” one of the former officer’s attorneys said during opening statements.
“There is absolutely nothing about the subject of religion, race, or ethnicity that’s involved in this case,” the judge said.
Former Minneapolis police officer Chauvin had originally pleaded not guilty in September.
After a push to replace the Minneapolis police with a more service-oriented Department of Public Safety, a majority of residents voted “no.”
Seven of the 12 jurors involved in Derek Chauvin’s murder trial spoke out for the first time to CNN. They’re traumatized.