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'Justice for George,' Floyd's brother says on way into congressional hearing

Reuters Wednesday, 10 June 2020
The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives took up the issues of police violence and racial injustice in America on Wednesday in the first congressional hearing since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world, with Floyd's brother due to testify.
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