Tag Archives: Derek Chauvin

Prosecutors That Secured Derek Chauvin Murder Conviction Will Also Prosecute Case Against Ex-Cop Kim Potter In Daunte Wright’s Death

Former Minnesota Officer, Kim Potter, Released From Prison After Serving 16 Months For Fatally Shooting Daunte Wright

Prosecutors who got a murder conviction against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in George Floyd’s killing are poised to take over the case against the ex-cop Kim Potter, who has been charged with fatally shooting Daunte Wright. According to Metro News, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced on Friday that he …

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California School District Apologizes After It Invites White Students To ‘Support Circle’ After Derek Chauvin Verdict

Piedmont High School in California - CNN

A California school district has apologized after it offered white students a support group following Derek Chauvin‘s guilty verdict. The havoc wreaked upon the Black community by people who align with white supremacist ideologies is taxing mentally, physically, and emotionally. This is especially the case after the Black community comes …

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Minnesota’s Attorney General Says Derek Chauvin Deserves A Stiff Sentence Over His “Particular Cruelty” Towards George Floyd

Keith Ellison

Keith Ellison, Minnesota’s Attorney General, wants Derek Chauvin to get a stiffer sentence than the state’s guidelines recommend. According to TMZ, Ellison filed documents earlier this week asking Judge Cahill to give Chauvin a harsher punishment due to his “particular cruelty” towards George Floyd. The state’s guidelines recommend giving Chauvin …

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Defense Rests In Chauvin Murder Trial

Prosecutors Say Ex-Officer Derek Chauvin Was Stabbed 22 Times in Prison Attack

The defense has rested their case in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who’s on trial and charged with the murder of George Floyd. According to The Hill, Chauvin’s legal team decided to rest his case after the former police officer invoked his 5th Amendment right on …

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Forensic Toxicologist Testifies On Day 8 Of George Floyd’s Trial, Says Level Of Meth In His System Was “Exceptionally Low”

George Floyd

Pennsylvania-based Forensic toxicologist Daniel Isenschmid took the stand during George Floyd’s trial on Thursday and told the court that he tested Floyd’s blood and found it contained methamphetamine and fentanyl. Isenschmid also found norfentanyl in Floyd’s system—a metabolite of fentanyl that indicates the body has started to break down fentanyl. …

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