Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer, pleaded guilty this Wednesday to federal charges that he violated George Floyd’s civil rights. Suprisingly, Chauvin also admitted guilt to a separate instance in case where he used similar tactic on a 14 year old in September 2017. He also in that case, initially pleaded not guilty. Chauvin, […]
Twitter goes off with Derek Chauvin’s mother’s sentence hearing statement. People are shocked with just how insensitive and oblivious the mother is to the actions of her son, killing George Floyd. Mother of Chauvin, Carolyn Pawlenty, says, “I can tell you that is far from the truth, my son’s identity has also been reduced to […]
Prosecutors recommended Chauvin receive a 30-year sentence, which would be the maximum sentence levied against a former Minneapolis police officer after he was found guilty of George Floyd's death on April 20.
Recently retired sergeant of 27 years from the Minneapolis Police Department, David Pleoger, took the witness stand after being called by the prosecution in Derek Chauvin’s trial on charges of second and third degree murder and second-degree manslaughter. David Pleoger then testified on day four of the trial that he believes the officers who restrained George Floyd […]
Minnesota prosecutors are seeking justice for George Floyd, who died after Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin handcuffed him and kneeled on his next for about nine minutes. The murder trial begins March 8.