MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd's younger brother took the witness stand Monday and lovingly recalled how George used to make the best banana mayonnaise sandwiches,…View More George Floyd's brother sheds tears on the stand
A pulmonologist told jurors that Derek Chauvin pressed 86.9 pounds onto the neck of George Floyd, who tried to push himself off the pavement with…View More Expert Witness Pinpoints Floyd’s Final Breath and Dismisses Talk of Overdose
By Julie Bosman Since the first day of the trial of Derek Chauvin, it has been one of the central arguments in his defense: that…View More A central claim of Derek Chauvin’s defense: Bystanders who witnessed the arrest influenced his actions.
The effect of bystanders and the Minneapolis Police Department’s use-of-force protocols have been key topics in recent testimony. By Will Wright, Shaila Dewan, Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs and John…View More Key Moments as the Derek Chauvin Trial Enters Day 8
By Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs Morries Lester Hall, a friend of George Floyd’s who was in a car with him on May 25, moments before the police…View More Morries Hall, a friend of George Floyd’s who was with him when he was arrested, is trying to avoid testifying.
The Minneapolis police chief testified against the former officer, a rare rebuke in law enforcement killings. By Will Wright, Shaila Dewan, Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs and John Eligon Here’s…View More Key Moments as the Derek Chauvin Trial Enters Day 7
By Allyson Waller Witness testimony resumed Friday morning in the Derek Chauvin trial with Sgt. Jon Edwards of the Minneapolis Police Department taking the stand.…View More The officer who secured the crime scene after George Floyd’s death is the first witness on Day 5.
By Marie Fazio A key witness in the state’s case against Derek Chauvin has filed a notice that he plans to exercise his Fifth Amendment…View More A key witness in the state’s case against Derek Chauvin will likely plead the fifth.
The judge overseeing the trial for former police officer Derek Chauvin, charged in the death of George Floyd, warned a witness not to argue Tuesday…View More 'Do not argue with the court': Chauvin trial judge warns witness in tense exchange
By Nicholas Bogel-Burroughs Three witnesses testified on Tuesday morning, the second day of the trial of Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer who has…View More Here’s what we’ve learned so far from Day 2 of the Derek Chauvin trial.
The judge overseeing the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd, has allowed prosecutors to add an additional…View More Derek Chauvin will now face a third-degree murder charge.