George Floyd

Chauvin sentenced to 22.5 years in prison

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Former police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced for the murder of George Floyd Friday. At the end of a final chapter in a trial that has been watched around the world, a judge in Minneapolis sentenced Chauvin to 22.5 …

Chauvin files for new trial

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin filed an appeal for a new trial Tuesday after being convicted last month of murdering George Floyd. Chauvin’s attorney, Eric Nelson, filed the request alleging that Chauvin’s ability to have a fair trial …