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Hundreds demonstrate to protest death George Floyd in Minneapolis

USATODAY.com Wednesday, 27 May 2020
George Floyd, a black man, died after Minneapolis police officers kneeled on his neck as he was detained. Floyd repeatedly expressed that he couldn't breathe.
 
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Hundreds gathered to protest the death of George Floyd while he was in Minneapolis police custody. CBS 2's Jeremy Ross reports.

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