Prosecutors say the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death should not be granted a new trial.
"Without Darnella, Derek Chauvin never would have been tried and George Floyd would have been blamed by the state for his own death."
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.
Prosecutors have asked for a sentence of 30 years for the convicted former Minneapolis officer.
Prosecutors in Minnesota are seeking a 30-year prison sentence for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the murder of George Floyd. Prose
Prosecutors are asking a judge for more time to prepare for the federal trial of four former police officers facing civil rights charges in George Floyd’s death
Former police officer Derek Chauvin, convicted of murder in April, will be sentenced on 25 June.
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
Prosecutors on Wednesday asked a US judge to sentence the white former police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd, an unarmed Black man whose death last year sparked nationwide protests, to 30 years in prison.
Chauvin's attorney asked for a downward departure from sentencing guidelines or a sentence of probation with time served.
Prosecutors have requested that fired police officer Derek Chauvin get a minimum sentence of 30 years for murdering George Floyd.