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Floyd family autopsy could help accused policeman's defense, legal experts say

Reuters Tuesday, 2 June 2020
An independent autopsy that found George Floyd died solely from asphyxiation could actually bolster the defense of the former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing him, legal experts said.
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An independent autopsy ordered by Floyd's family found he died of asphyxiation from sustained pressure on his neck and back. It also found handcuffs and positioning were contributing factors, because they impaired Floyd's diaphragm.

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