Ex-Cops Involved in George Floyd's Death Charged with Civil Rights Violations
Friday, 7 May 2021 A federal grand jury has charged Derek Chauvin and the 3 other former Minneapolis PD officers involved in George Floyd's arrest with violating his civil rights. J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao appeared Friday via video conference in…
[NFA] One year after a statue of Francis Scott Key was toppled by racial injustice protesters in Golden Gate Park, an art exhibit opens next week with 350 slave sculptures gathered around the space once dedicated to the "The Star-Spangled Banner" creator - a slaveholder himself. This report produced by Yahaira Jacquez.
In a first, a teenager was awarded the Pulitzer special citation for filming George Floyd in Minneapolis last year. The video that went viral following the death of George Floyd sparked off protests across America calling for police reforms, human rights and end of racial discrimination against people of African origin.
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Activists who took to the streets to protest the police killings of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor are now running for office as the next step in their fight for social justice. CNN’s Leyla Santiago reports.
When peaceful demonstrators protesting the death of George Floyd were tear gassed by police outside of his home, Rahul Dubey gave dozens of protesters a safe place to spend the night. Dubey’s action led to friendships and changed lives.
The U.S. Department of Justice will investigate whether the Minneapolis Police Department engaged in a "pattern or practice" of abusive and unconstitutional law enforcement. This report produced by Jonah Green.
U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland on Wednesday announced he's launched a federal investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department, probing whether it engaged in a "pattern or practice" of unlawful or discriminatory behavior.
A year after his killing sparked a national reckoning over racial injustice, George Floyd's relatives met on Tuesday with President Joe Biden to urge passage of a police reform bill, while people around the country continued the call for change. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
This video contains graphic content. Four former Minneapolis police officers face federal civil rights charges for their role in the arrest and murder of George Floyd, according to court documents unsealed on Friday, showing the Justice Department's tougher stance in such cases. Freddie Joyner has more
Philonise Floyd, George Floyd's younger brother, met with President Joe Biden at the White House on Tuesday and called for "federal laws to protect people of... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Indian Express
A Minnesota judge has ruled that there were aggravating factors in the death of George Floyd, paving the way for a longer sentence for Derek Chauvin, according... IndiaTimes Also reported by •Indian Express •newKerala.com