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George Floyd was infected with COVID-19, autopsy reveals

Reuters Thursday, 4 June 2020
George Floyd, whose fatal encounter with Minneapolis police stirred a global outcry over racial bias by U.S. law enforcement, tested positive for the coronavirus, his autopsy showed, but the infection was not listed as a factor in his death.
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