Prosecutors have requested that fired police officer Derek Chauvin get a minimum sentence of 30 years for murdering George Floyd.
Prosecutors have asked for a sentence of 30 years for the convicted former Minneapolis officer.
Former police officer Derek Chauvin, convicted of murder in April, will be sentenced on 25 June.
Beefed-up security came with a hefty price tag at the murder trial of ex-Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd.
Derek Chauvin is asking for a sentence of only probation and time served when he goes back before a judge later this month to hear his punishment for the second-degree murder of Black man George Floyd.
Prosecutors say the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death should not be granted a new trial.
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"Without Darnella, Derek Chauvin never would have been tried and George Floyd would have been blamed by the state for his own death."
Bryce Michael Williams, 27, was sentenced to federal prison and ordered to pay $12million in restitution for burning a Minneapolis police building after George Floyd was murdered last May.
The upcoming trial of four ex-officers charged with third-degree murder in George Floyd's death may be impacted if the Minnesota Supreme Court chooses to reverse the same charge for another ex-officer who shot and killed a woman in 2017.
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is facing civil rights charges for his deadly confrontation with George Floyd last year, made his initial federal court appearance via video link Tuesday.
Roma community members are calling for an investigation, but police say that drugs, not the police, caused the man’s death.