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Media attorney: It's time to release names of Chauvin jurors

A coalition of news media outlets is asking the judge who oversaw the trial of Derek Chauvin to release the identities of jurors who convicted him.


Judge denies making changes to Chauvin sentencing memorandum requested by AG

Less than a week after Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison penned a letter asking the judge who oversaw Chauvin's trial to remove or modify some language used in the sentencing memorandum, the Hennepin County Court decided they will not make any changes


EXPLAINER: Will Chauvin’s prison experience remain unusual?

Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to more than 22 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd. But it’s not clear yet what Chauvin’s experience will look like.


'We're gonna stay strong': Floyd family reacts to sentence

"We've suffered a life sentence for not having him in our life, and that hurts me to death," he said.


Minnesota AG after Chauvin's sentence: 'It's time to act'

He focused much of his remarks on a desire to improve trust between the community and police officers.


Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years in prison for George Floyd's death

Ex-Officer Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 1/2 years for killing George Floyd, whose death sparked reckoning on race.


Floyd's 7-year-old daughter heard at Chauvin's sentencing

George Floyd's 7-year-old daughter says she wishes she could tell her late father that "I miss you and I love you.


Judge Cahill's full document on Chauvin's sentencing

Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill handed down the sentence Friday afternoon in a Minneapolis courtroom.


George Floyd's family members to speak at Chauvin sentencing

An attorney for George Floyd's family said Friday that family members were feeling anxious ahead of a sentencing hearing for former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin.


Judge rejects Chauvin’s request for new trial in Floyd death

A judge has rejected former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin’s request for a new trial in George Floyd’s death.


EXPLAINER: What to know as Chauvin sentenced in Floyd death

Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin faces sentencing Friday in the death of George Floyd, with a judge weighing a prison term experts say could be as much as 30 years.


AG Ellison collects community impact statements ahead of Chauvin sentencing

The AG’s Office will collect written community impact statements on its website through Thursday that could be provided to the court and defense counsel and may become part of the public record.


EXPLAINER: Chauvin's lawyer asks to probe alleged jury bias

The defense attorney for the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd is seeking not only a new trial but also a hearing to “impeach the verdict”


EXPLAINER: Noor ruling could have impact for other ex-cops

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Supreme Court is deciding how to interpret the state's third-degree murder statute in a police killing case that is expected to have repercussions for the four former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd.


March trial schedule set for 3 ex-officers in Floyd's death

A more detailed trial schedule for three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd has been set for next March.


Crews work to reopen Floyd square, activists close it again

Crews returned to a Minneapolis intersection where a memorial to George Floyd was assembled after his death last year and worked to reopen it to traffic by removing debris and makeshift barriers.


Judge grants delay in civil rights case over Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A magistrate judge has delayed until September the arraignment of four former Minneapolis police officers charged with federal civil rights violations in George Floyd's death, ruling Friday that the case is complex and not subject to time restraints under the Speedy Trial Act.


Chauvin defense asks for lesser sentencing, proposes probation

On Wednesday, the defense attorney for ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin asked for a downward sentencing departure for his client. 


Chauvin makes appearance on federal charges in Floyd's death

The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd's death is scheduled to make an initial appearance Tuesday in federal court to face charges alleging he violated Floyd's civil rights...


George Floyd's family holds rally, march in brother's memory

Members of George Floyd's family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, joined activists and citizens in Minneapolis on Sunday for a march that was one of several events planned nationwide to mark the one-year anniversary of Floyd's death.