Daunte Wright's Family, Activists Decry Kim Potter's Sentence As 'Injustice'Many felt the traffic stop was the result of racial profiling and shouldn’t have happened. The shooting, which occurred as Derek Chauvin was on trial in Minneapolis on murder charges in George Floyd’s killing, sparked several days of demonstrations outside the Brooklyn Center police station marked by tear gas and clashes between protesters and police.
'Amir Was All About Changing The World': Family, Attorney Ben Crump Condemn Shooting Death Of Amir LockeThe family of 22-year-old Amir Locke, the Black man fatally shot by Minneapolis police, spoke publicly for the first time Friday, condemning the search warrant which ultimately resulted in their son's death.
'We Cannot Let This Be A Tragic, Lost Opportunity': Ben Crump Urges Lawmakers Not To Give Up On George Floyd Justice In Policing ActFollowing the collapse of bipartisan police reform talks in Congress on Wednesday, civil rights attorney Ben Crump, who represents the family of George Floyd, said that his clients are extremely disappointed and urged Democratic senators to bring the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act to a floor vote.
Leneal Frazier's Family Calls For Justice After Deadly Crash With Minneapolis Police Squad CarFamily and friends gathered Monday to remember Leneal Frazier, the innocent man who was killed in a crash with a Minneapolis police squad car on July 6.
Memorial Service To Be Held Monday For Leneal Frazier, Relatives Of George Floyd To SpeakA public memorial service will be held Monday for Leneal Frazier, the innocent driver killed earlier this month in a crash with a Minneapolis police officer who was chasing a robbery suspect.
Ben Crump Retained To Represent Family Of Leneal FrazierCivil Rights Attorney Ben Crump announced on Thursday that he has been retained to represent the family of Leneal Frazier.
Attorney Ben Crump Calls For Federal Conviction For Derek ChauvinThe Rev. Al Sharpton said that if Chauvin is convicted federally, the federal sentence could run consecutively, giving Chauvin more time in prison.
‘I Don’t Care To Hear From Him At All,’ George Floyd’s Cousin Says Derek Chauvin Should Get 30 Year SentenceGeorge Floyd's cousin Shareeduh Tate said she and the Floyd family hope Derek Chauvin receives the maximum prison time amid his sentencing on Friday.
Guard For CNN News Crew Sues Minnesota State Patrol For Arrest During George Floyd ProtestsBen Crump, the attorney for the families of George Floyd and Daunte Wright, filed a lawsuit last week on behalf of a Black man who was arrested during last year's unrest while working security for a CNN news crew.
George Floyd Remembrance Rally Held Ahead Of 1st Anniversary Of MurderMembers of George Floyd's family, and others who lost loved ones to police encounters, joined activists and citizens in Minneapolis on Sunday for a march that was one of several events planned nationwide to mark the one-year anniversary of Floyd's death.
Ben Crump, 'Black America's Attorney General,' Seems To Be EverywhereIn less than a decade, the Florida-based attorney has become the voice for the families of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Breonna Taylor and George Floyd -- Black people whose deaths at the hands of police and vigilantes sparked a movement.
‘We Usually Never Get Justice’: Family Of George Floyd Reacts After Derek Chauvin Found GuiltyFormer Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been found guilty on all counts in George Floyd's death. According to a pool report, George Floyd’s brother, Philonise Floyd, was praying in the courtroom before the verdict was read.
'He Was Our Angel': Families Of Daunte Wright, George Floyd Gather In SolidarityThe family of George Floyd left the courtroom to stand in solidarity, extending their hands to a family mourning Wright's loss.
As They Prepare For Autopsy Photos In Court, George Floyd Family Offers Public PrayerDuring the lunch hour, the family -- along with their attorneys and spiritual leader Rev. Al Sharpton -- walked out of the courtroom and outside to pray.
Floyd Family Attorney: 'Overdose Of Excessive Force And Racism' By MPD Killed George FloydGeorge Floyd's family, along with civil rights attorney Ben Crump gathered outside of the Family Justice Center in downtown Minneapolis following a nearly four-hour pre-trial hearing.