Tag Archives: Minneapolis

Minneapolis Moves to Reopen George Floyd Square

Minneapolis to Transform Gas Station at Site of George Floyd's Killing into Racial Justice Healing Center

A year after the police killed George Floyd, the city of Minneapolis has removed barricades from around the square. Early Thursday morning, city crews were seen dismantling barriers, artwork, flowers and other items from the intersection which became a sprawling memorial to George Floyd. “We are collectively committed to establishing …

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Minneapolis Shooting Leaves Two Dead And Eight Other Injured

Mass Shooting in Cali

A shooting in downtown Minneapolis Saturday has left two men dead and eight others injured. CNN reports that one of the injured parties was transported to a hospital and is listed in critical condition. Seven other victims were taken to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Minneapolis Police Department.  Authorities …

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Independent Autopsy Confirms George Floyd Died Of Asphyxia

Texas Board Denies Posthumous Pardon For George Floyd

An autopsy has confirmed that George Floyd’s killing was “caused by asphyxia due to neck and back compression that led to a lack of blood flow to the brain,” ABC News reports. On Monday, the results of an independent autopsy that was ordered by Floyd’s family were released. Independent examiners …

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