The trial of Derek Chauvin moved to its next phase Tuesday in Minneapolis. The defense began presenting its case, hoping to convince the jury that George Floyd’s death was not the result of the former officer’s actions.
Overnight, demonstrators took to the streets again in protest of a police officer who shot and killed a 20-year-old during a traffic stop. It happened just ten miles from where former police officer Derek Chauvin is on trial for the death of George Floyd.
We are now in the third week of witness testimony in the Derek Chauvin trial for killing George Floyd. Another medical expert to testified Monday on the cause of Floyd’s death.
Both sides focusing on the exact cause of George Floyd’s death in ninth day of Derek Chauvin murder trial
The Derek Chauvin murder trial is in its ninth day of witness testimony for the prosecution, as they seek to convict the former Minneapolis Police officer for the death of George Floyd. Both sides focusing Thursday on pinpointing the exact cause of Floyd’s death.
Wednesday in the Derek Chauvin murder trial for George Floyd, more key witnesses took the stand for the prosecution, including senior police officers and outside experts on use of force.
Tuesday in the Derek Chauvin murder trial, police procedure and policy were the main focus. Meanwhile, the man in the car with George Floyd the day he died is still deciding whether he will testify.
By Carolina Balchunas
A picture mocking George Floyd’s death posted to social media is sparking outrage at a Lowcountry high school.
Monday marked the beginning of week two in the Derek Chauvin murder trial for killing George Floyd last Memorial Day. The Minneapolis police chief took the stand, as the prosecution continues to build its case against the former police officer.
On Friday, there was more powerful testimony in the explosive trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin. Some of his former colleagues took the stand and testified against him.
In the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin, George Floyd’s girlfriend took the stand on Thursday and talked about their struggle with opioids.