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Minneapolis reaches 27-million-dollar settlement with Floyd’s family

The city of Minneapolis, Minnesota on Friday reached a 27-million-dollar settlement with the family of George Floyd, almost a year after the black man’s death. The Minneapolis City Council unanimously approved the agreement to settle the civil lawsuit filed by Floyd’s family, Mayor Jacob Frey said at a press conference attended by representatives of the
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US City To Pay George Floyd’s Family $27 Million

  The family of George Floyd, the Black man who died while being arrested by a white police officer in Minneapolis, has reached a $27 million “wrongful death” settlement with the Minnesota city, lawyers for the family announced Friday. The settlement is the “largest pre-trial settlement in a civil rights wrongful death case in US history,” … Continue reading US City To Pay George Floyd’s Family $27 Million Read Full Story

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Jury selection begins in George Floyd murder trial

Jury selection finally got underway on Tuesday in the high-profile trial of the white police officer accused of killing George Floyd, a Black man whose death laid bare racial wounds in the United States and sparked protests across the globe. Former Minneapolis Police Department officer Derek Chauvin is facing charges of second-degree murder and manslaughter
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Jury Selection Begins In George Floyd Murder Trial

  Jury selection began on Tuesday in the high-profile trial of the white police officer accused of killing George Floyd, a Black man whose death was captured on video and sparked mass protests against racial injustice and police brutality in the United States and around the world. Former Minneapolis Police Department officer Derek Chauvin is … Continue reading Jury Selection Begins In George Floyd Murder Trial Read Full Story

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Trial To Begin For US Policeman Charged With George Floyd’s Death

  Nine months after George Floyd’s death laid bare the racial wounds in the United States, the white policeman charged with murdering the 46-year-old Black man is going on trial. Jury selection begins in Minneapolis on Monday in the case against Derek Chauvin, who was filmed with his knee on Floyd’s neck for nearly nine … Continue reading Trial To Begin For US Policeman Charged With George Floyd’s Death Read Full Story