"Without Darnella, Derek Chauvin never would have been tried and George Floyd would have been blamed by the state for his own death."
Prosecutors have asked for a sentence of 30 years for the convicted former Minneapolis officer.
Prosecutors say the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death should not be granted a new trial.
Former police officer Derek Chauvin, convicted of murder in April, will be sentenced on 25 June.
Prosecutors have requested that fired police officer Derek Chauvin get a minimum sentence of 30 years for murdering George Floyd.
Derek Chauvin's attorney is seeking probation or a downward departure for the former Minneapolis police officer's sentencing in the murder 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.
City workers began their efforts at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue, known as George Floyd Square, at around 4:30 a.m. to reopen the intersection. They carefully removed the flowers and artwork that have honored Floyd’s memory.
One year after the death of George Floyd saw Minneapolis become ground zero for the defund the police movement, its people are paying for it with their blood.
Prosecutors in Minnesota are seeking a 30-year prison sentence for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd. Prose
Derek Chauvin could serve more than a quarter of a century in prison, if the prosecutors on his case get their way. Prosecutors for the State of Minnesota have filed docs asking the judge to throw the book at Chauvin for murdering George Floyd
Video footage challenges official claims that the cause of death was unrelated to man’s arrest