'Happy, But Also Not Happy': Community Reaction Mixed After Chauvin SentencingA general feeling of peace could be felt around the place, now commonly referred to as George Floyd Square. Dozens of people came out to honor Floyd’s life.
Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22.5 Years In Prison For Killing George FloydChauvin was sentenced by Judge Peter Cahill Friday afternoon at the Hennepin County Government Center, though he left most of his reasoning to a 22-page document he did not read aloud.
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.
Will Derek Chauvin's Prison Experience Remain Unusual?Since his April conviction, Chauvin has been held at the state’s only maximum security prison, in Oak Park Heights. That’s unusual — people don’t typically go to a prison while waiting for sentencing.
'One Step Closer To Healing': George Floyd's Family, AG Ellison React To Derek Chauvin's SentenceFor Floyd's family members, the sentence marked a moment of accountability, though his sister Bridgett Floyd said there is still a "long way to go."
Derek Chauvin, At Sentencing, Says He Hopes To Give Floyd Family 'Some Peace Of Mind'Chauvin spoke for less than a minute. With a possible appeal and with a federal case still pending, experts weren’t surprised Chauvin kept his comments to a minimum.
'My Condolences To The Floyd Family': Derek Chauvin Speaks Before Being Sentenced To 22.5 Years In PrisonThe ex-Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd has learned his fate. He will spend 22.5 years in prison.
Derek Chauvin's Sentencing: Here's How To WatchFormer Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is set to be sentenced for murdering George Floyd Friday afternoon. Here’s how to watch.
George Floyd's Relatives To Speak At Derek Chauvin SentencingAn attorney for George Floyd’s family said Friday that family members were feeling anxious ahead of a sentencing hearing for former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin.
‘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.
Derek Chauvin Sentencing: Legal Expert Thinks Ex-Cop Will Get At Least 25 YearsDerek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murdering George Floyd, could face more than 30 years in prison when he is sentenced Friday. Before that happens, the defense is expected to ask the judge for a new trial.
Security Ramping Up Ahead Of Derek Chauvin's SentencingThere are no barricades around the Government Center, which will continue to be the case on Friday.
Mitchell Hamline School Of Law Offers Class On Derek Chauvin TrialThe Derek Chauvin trial has become a teaching tool this summer for aspiring lawyers.
AG Ellison Seeks Comments From Community Leading Into Derek Chauvin's SentencingThe judge could sentence Chauvin to up to 40 years in prison. The prosecution is asking for 30 years, the defense is seeking probation.
New Trial Not Merited For Derek Chauvin, Prosecutors ArgueProsecutors say the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death should not be granted a new trial because the proceedings were fair and Derek Chauvin was found guilty by an impartial jury, according to a court document filed Wednesday.