George Floyd Family's Lawyer To File Civil Suit Against MinneapolisThe lawyer representing the family of George Floyd says he will sue the city of Minneapolis.
Night Of Violence In Minneapolis Leaves 2 Dead, 5 InjuredA number of shootings overnight in Minneapolis have left two people dead and at least five people injured.
Ex-MPD Officers' Attorneys Ask George Floyd Judge To Hold AG Keith Ellison In ContemptThe attorneys for Tou Thao and Thomas Lane took issue Tuesday with a news release from Ellison on Monday announcing that four “seasoned attorneys” would be helping his office prosecute the case for free.
Minnesota House Committee OK's Resolution Calling Racism A Public Health CrisisThe resolution was declared with the intention of making the House "an active participant" in dismantling systemic racism in the state of Minnesota.
George Floyd Case: Attorneys For All 4 Officers File Objections To Court's Gag OrderThe defense teams for fired Minneapolis police officers Derek Chauvin, J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao are requesting the court’s gag order be lifted.
'I Could Have Been Dead Today': Black Driver Feared For Life In Minnesota Mistaken ID ArrestA Black man says he was left shaken up and fearing for his life after police arrested him in a Minneapolis suburb in a case of mistaken identity.
National Center For Police Defense Announces Support For Ex-MPD Officer's Lane & Kueng In Floyd CaseThe National Center for Police Defense, a nonprofit committed to helping law enforcement officers within the legal process, announced on Monday their intentions to support two former Minneapolis officers charged in George Floyd's death.
Legal Experts Review Black Minnesota Teen's Life SentenceMyon Burrell’s case captured headlines, first at the time of his 2002 arrest, and again this year after Sen. Amy Klobuchar touted it during her run for the U.S. presidency.
Talking Points: Sen. Jeff Hayden Wants 'Transformational' Police Reform Bill In Next Special SessionEverything is on the table in the next special session, including the divisive issue of police reform, tax bill, bonding bill and more.
'It Needs To Stop': National Mother's March Calls For The End Of Police ViolencePeople from around the country rallied in St. Paul Sunday to call for an end to police violence.
Alabama Man Reaches George Floyd's Memorial After Setting Out On 1,000-Mile Protest WalkAn Alabama man has reached George Floyd's memorial in Minneapolis after setting out on a 1,000-mile protest walk in June.
Federal Government Denies Gov. Walz's Request For Funds To Rebuild After UnrestThe federal government has denied a request from Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz for federal funds to rebuild and repair fire damage from the unrest that followed George Floyd’s death.
'An Emotional Crisis': More Than 150 Minneapolis Police Officers Filing For Disability, Attorney Says Most Suffering From PTSD A Twin Cities attorney says that more than 150 Minneapolis police officers have begun the process of filing disability claims, with most saying they’re suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Medical Experts: George Floyd's Ability To Speak Didn't Mean He Could BreatheAs George Floyd repeatedly pleaded “I can’t breathe” to police officers holding him down on a Minneapolis street corner, some of the officers responded by pointing out he was able to speak. One told Floyd it takes “a lot of oxygen” to talk, while another told angry bystanders that Floyd was “talking, so he can breathe.”
The 'Dirty Work' Of White Liberal Leaders Is Done By Police, Fmr. Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges Writes In Op-EdFormer Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges says white liberal leaders need to embrace real, systemic change if there’s any hope of addressing the glaring racial disparities in America's largest cities.