Tag Archives: George Floyd

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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George Floyd Mural in Houston Vandalized with Racial Slur

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A mural of George Floyd in Houston was defaced with racist graffiti overnight Thursday, just days after former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of Floyd’s murder. “N****** lives don’t matter,” was tagged red spray paint over Floyd’s face. LOOK AT THIS: Someone defaced the #georgefloyd mural on …

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Defense Rests In Chauvin Murder Trial

Derek Chauvin Asks Judge to dismiss charges

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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Police Officer Who Murdered Daunte Wright Has Resigned

officer Kim Potter

The police officer who murdered 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, has now resigned. Kim Potter fatally shot Wright in the chest during a Sunday afternoon traffic stop. Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliot announced her resignation on Tuesday. In her resignation letter, Potter wrote, “I believe it is in …

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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”

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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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