Tag: George Floyd
Lane was convicted in federal court of violating Floyd’s civil rights by denying him medical care.
Tags: Ex Minneapolis Cop Sentenced, George Floyd, Thomas Lane
What has and has not changed since that murder in Minneapolis?
Tags: Founder, George Floyd, Leslie Redmond, Micha Green, Minneapolis, NAACP, P.J. Hill, Past President, The Baltimore Sun
Post-Floyd probe finds discrimination by Minneapolis police
Tags: George Floyd, Minneapolis PD Slammed In Human Rights Report
Prosecutors in the trial of Minneapolis police officers accused of violating George Floyd’s civil rights will reportedly rest their case today.
Tags: Former Minneapolis police officers, George Floyd, Judge Paul Magnuson
Kimberly Jones talks about a new black economic strategy
Tags: "How We Can Win: Race History and Changing the Money Game That's Rigged", George Floyd, Kimberly Jones, Monopoly
The state trial of the officers has been moved to June 13th
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Prosecutors will seek a sentence of about 25 years behind bars.
Tags: Derek Chauvin, federal civil rights case, George Floyd
Court filing shows he intends to plead guilty
Tuesday’s hearing was held remotely via videoconference.
Tags: Civil Rights, Derek Chauvin, George Floyd, J. Kueng, Thomas Lane, Tou Thao
Race, Justice and the Derek Chauvin sentencing
Tags: Criminal Justice, Debbie Hines, derek chauvin sentencing, George Floyd, Jay Wyndal Gordon, Justin Hansford
Pulitzer Prizes were given out Friday, with one honorary award given to Darnella Frazier
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A reform bill that’s being negotiated in the Senate is named for George Floyd.
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Federal grand jury has indicted four ex-Minneapolis police officers in the arrest and deathof George Floyd.
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Tags: Floyd Verdict Sparks Hope and Inspiration for Activists Abroad, George Floyd, global reaction to Derek Chauvin verdict, justice for George Floyd
The trial, the verdict and what may be ahead.
Tags: A. Scott Bolden, Anika Bowie, Clinical Psychologist, Derek Chauvin, Dr. Mitch Reid, George Floyd, Minneapolis Chapter, NAACP, Political analyst, Vice President
After 10 hours of deliberations, jurors find Derek Chauvin guilty on all three counts
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Jurors have decided the fate of the ex-Minneapolis police officer.
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Expert: Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs.
Tags: Derek Chauvin, Dr. Martin Tobin, George Floyd
We look at the trial, the law and the politics.
Tags: Criminal Justice, Debbie Hines, Derek Chauvin, Former Prosecutor, George Floyd, Law & Order, murder, Police Reform, Retired Homicide Detective, Timothy Williams
The Derek Chauvin trial begins with opening statements.
Tags: Derek Chauvin, George Floyd, Psychological and Legal ramifications
Attorneys also seated a 13th juror.
Tags: Derek Chauvin, George Floyd, Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill
We have three great mini discussions to kick off Black History Month.
Tags: Artist, ASALH, Association for the Study of African American Life and History., Billboard, Black History Month Education Resources, Donald Perlis, George Floyd, Prince George's County Memorial Library System, Roberta Phillips, Sylvia Cyrus
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Cuts could be coming to the Minneapolis police budget in response to the killing of George Floyd.
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Judge cites safety concerns in Derek Chauvin decision.
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Floyd’s murder, along with the murders of other Black victims of police brutality, sparked a resurgence of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Tags: George Floyd, Minneapolis Street To Be Named After George Floyd
Several Prosecutors Disqualified From Participating In George Floyd Case
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We talk about the march and some of the other stories impacting African-Americans this week.
Tags: Commitment March 2020, George Floyd, jacob blake, Reporters' Roundtable
Prosecutors depict ex-officer as complicit in Floyd’s death
Tags: BLM, George Floyd, Prosecutors: Don't Drop Charges Against Minn. Cop, Tou Thao
Ex-cop’s video captures crowd’s horror during Floyd arrest
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Officer Garrett Rolfe is suing the city of Atlanta for wrongful termination and demands to be fully reinstated with back pay.
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The video could also show what Chauvin was saying and doing, and how much Lane and Kueng saw. It could also dispel some discrepancies in the two transcripts that Walker, the media attorney, said raise questions about their accuracy.
Tags: Body Camera Footage Of Floyd Arrest Could Show More Of Story, George Floyd, George Floyd in police body cam video
“It just moved me to create music around his vocal,” said Dem Jointz, who produced music for the song and then contacted the family to share his version with them. “It was so much energy coming from the video alone, it was just easy for me to produce around that.”
Tags: George Floyd, Keedron Bryant Singer Of Black Anthem Song Signs Record Deal
A separate $6.5 million fund has been established for its network of 16 affiliate chapters.
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How publicity about deadly encounters between police and black men are impacting mental health.
Tags: Dr. Ronald Evans, George Floyd, Licenced Clinical Professional Counselor, Police, Rayshard Brooks
His funeral will be private. Some 6,000 people attended a public memorial service Monday in Houston, where he grew up.
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“As I tried to get (the lyrics) out, I couldn’t get them out,” Trey Songz said. “My voice would break, or tears would fall.”
So he went into the Los Angeles streets to protest in solidarity alongside thousands grieving Floyd’s death and demanding reforms to policing in America.
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“George Floyd is going to change the arc of the future of the United States. George Floyd has not died in vain. His life will be a living legacy about the way that America and Texas responds to this tragedy,” Abbott said.
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It Ain’t Over… Minding Your Vote And Your Business
Tags: George Floyd, Justice in Black & White, Minneapolis, Part 3, voting
The Two Pandemics: Preventing Further Harm and Healing the Pain.
Tags: George Floyd, Justice in Black & White Part Two
George Floyd’s memorial service will air live on Thursday, June 4 at 2PM EST.
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After protests, Northam orders removal of iconic Lee statue
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“He was a human being. He had family, he had dreams, he had hopes. The real duty of one with this type of assignment is to underscore the value of the human life that was taken, which gives the reason the movement was occurring,” Sharpton said ahead of the gathering.
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It’s an examination of issues that have come into focus since the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Tags: George Floyd, Justice in Black & White Part One
Tags: black lives matter, George Floyd, inequality, Protesters Show Outrage Around The Globe, Protesters Show Outrage Around The Globe George Floyd, racism
Things remain peaceful near White House Tuesday night as police seem to allow protesters to violate the 7pm curfew.
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Tags: George Floyd, WHUR's statement regarding Minneapolis protests
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An arrest in the killing of George Floyd.
Tags: A Killing in Minneapolis, Afro-American Studies Department, Baltimore Association of Black Journalists, Dr. Greg Carr, George Floyd, Glen Ivey, Howard University, Nicky Mayo