Derek Chauvin spends 23 hours a day in prison cell while on suicide watch

Derek Chauvin is pictured a mugshot taken Tuesday after he arrived at MCF – Oak Park, where he is being held in a 7-by-10-foot cell for 23 hours a day while awaiting sentencing Derek Chauvin is spending 23 hours a day alone in 7-by-10-foot cell at Minnesota’s only maximum security prison as he awaits sentencing … Read more

Sign at George Floyd Square memorial in Minneapolis tells white people to ‘decenter yourself’

White people visiting George Floyd Square in Minneapolis are given a separate set of instructions including ‘decenter yourself,’ ‘contribute to the energy of the space rather than drain it,’ and ‘do not take photos of others without consent.’ The instructions were posted on a placard placed near the ‘south barricade’, a makeshift checkpoint that was … Read more

Sign at George Floyd Square tells white people to ‘decenter yourself’

White people visiting George Floyd Square in Minneapolis are given a separate set of instructions including ‘decenter yourself,’ ‘contribute to the energy of the space rather than drain it,’ and ‘do not take photos of others without consent.’ The instructions were posted on a placard placed near the ‘south barricade’, a makeshift checkpoint that was … Read more

Derek Chauvin verdict: Justice Department to investigate Minneapolis policing practices

In the first demonstration of administration action following the murder conviction of Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd, Attorney General Merrick Garland is set to announce the Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into the Minneapolis police force. The ‘pattern and practice’ probe is expected to be a widespread investigation of the force’s … Read more

Derek Chauvin faces up to 75 years behind bars

Prosecutors did not have to prove Derek Chauvin was the sole cause of George Floyd’s death: The murder and manslaughter charges white cop was found guilty of and how he now faces up to 75 years behind bars Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter Chauvin faces a minimum sentence … Read more

The damning police bodycam footage that found Derek Chauvin guilty of murder

This is the damning bodycam footage that shows George Floyd first being approached by cops and held at gunpoint, escalating to him being pinned under Derek Chauvin’s knee – an act that found the former cop guilty of murder today.   The tapes show minute-by-minute detail how a very distressed Floyd begs ‘Mr. Officer, please don’t … Read more

Nancy Pelosi THANKS George Floyd for ‘sacrificing your life for justice’

Nancy Pelosi THANKS George Floyd for ‘sacrificing your life for justice’ in bizarre statement after Derek Chauvin was found guilty on all counts Speaker Nancy Pelosi bizarrely thanked George Floyd for ‘sacrificing your life for justice’ in remarks after Derek Chauvin was found guilty ‘Thank you George Floyd for sacrificing your life for justice, for being … Read more

Stars react as Derek Chauvin is found guilty on ALL three charges in death of George Floyd

Whoopi Goldberg, Kerry Washington and more stars react as Derek Chauvin is found guilty on ALL three charges of murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd Celebrities including Whoopi Goldberg and Kerry Washington took to social media on Tuesday following the verdict in the death of George Floyd Derek Chauvin was found guilty on … Read more

George Floyd’s brother kneels outside court as Derek Chauvin trial begins

Derek Chauvin (pictured in a Minneapolis courtroom on March 15) has been charged with second- and third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the May 2020 death of George Floyd As of Monday, all 15 jurors who will hear the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin have been impaneled. Twelve jurors will deliberate and … Read more

Fury as Charlie Hebdo magazine cover shows Queen kneeling on Meghan Markle’s neck

French satire magazine Charlie Hebdo has come under fire for a cartoon which shows the Queen kneeling on Meghan Markle’s neck, drawing parallels to the death of George Floyd.  The publication, which has faced scrutiny before for its controversial drawings, has sparked outrage again just days after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex claimed they … Read more