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George Floyd case: All four officers now facing charges, charges upgraded

ABC NEWS–Breaking- the charges against Derek Chauvin, the officer who knelt on George Floyds neck, have been upgraded to second degree murder. The three other officers accused of standing by and witnessing Floyd’s death have all been charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder and aiding and abetting manslaughter. Here’s ABC’s Alex Presha Categories: National News Tags: George Floyd

Peaceful protests at State House, protesters line sidewalk on Gervais Street

ABC Columbia image COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– A third day of protests in memory of George Floyd got underway Monday afternoon at the South Carolina State House. Many holding posters and signs saying “I can’t breathe”. Some protestors can be seen sitting on the lawn of the State House grounds, others standing holding up signs. Once again, there is a police…

A look at the SC Protests over the Weekend

After a weekend of both peaceful protests and violent ones, in Columbia, tensions that had flared had calmed Monday morning

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–After a weekend of both peaceful protests and violent ones, in the City of Columbia, tensions that had flared had calmed by Monday morning. Columbia Police in Riot gear outside Main and Gervais Sunday began with a peaceful protest at the State House. Protestors were sitting on the lawn of the State House grounds, others standing holding up…