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Derek Chauvin

American former police officer involved in the death of George Floyd

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Derek Chauvin: American former police officer involved in the death of George Floyd
Derek Michael Chauvin is an American former police officer charged with second-degree murder for his involvement in the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota on May 25, 2020, during which he knelt on Floyd's neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds, leading to Floyd's death. Chauvin was fired by the Minneapolis Police Department the day after the incident.

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"I think that white people should stand up and say racism is wrong" - kids speak on racism [Video]

"I think that white people should stand up and say racism is wrong" - kids speak on racism

North American children share their views on the death of George Floyd and racial equality.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 03:30Published
Family Attorney Says Chilling New George Floyd Video Is 'Beyond Disturbing' [Video]

Family Attorney Says Chilling New George Floyd Video Is 'Beyond Disturbing'

A harrowing new video shows George Floyd's final moments from a different, and chilling, perspective. According to Newser, it's that of onlookers urging police to let Floyd breathe as Officer Tou Thao..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:35Published

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