Daunte Wright's Mom: Brooklyn Center Says It Won't Touch Memorial“I feel like taking this location away will take away a part of history, like it never happened, and I think that people need to know what happened on this street corner," Katie Wright said.
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.
'A Slap In The Face': Activists, Angered Over Potter Sentence, Demonstrate At Judge's HomeAccording to WCCO's Adam Duxter, law enforcement on scene said Icon Beauty Supply was the only place hit in the city, but added there have been reports of looters in the area.
Daunte Wright’s Family Reacts To Kim Potter’s Sentence: ‘The Justice System Murdered Him All Over Again’The family of Daunte Wright spoke out following former officer Kim Potter’s downward departure sentence Friday, saying “the justice system murdered him all over again.”
Kim Potter Sentenced To 16 Months In Prison, 8 Months Supervised Release For Killing Daunte WrightFormer Brooklyn Center Police Officer Kim Potter, who was convicted of manslaughter in December for shooting and killing Daunte Wright, has been sentenced to two years, 16 months of which will be served in prison.
Daunte Wright’s Sister Among Those Detained At Courthouse Following Kim Potter SentencingTensions ran high following the sentencing of former officer Kim Potter Friday morning, with some being detained at the courthouse.
WATCH: Fmr. Officer Kim Potter Sentencing In Daunte Wright’s KillingThe sentencing hearing is underway Friday morning for the former Brooklyn Center police officer found guilty of manslaughter for killing Daunte Wright.
Recap: Key Moments In The Police Shooting Of Daunte WrightThe former suburban Minneapolis police officer who said she confused her handgun for her Taser when she killed Daunte Wright will be sentenced Friday for manslaughter.
Prosecutors Reduce Requested Sentence For Kim Potter, Former Cop Who Shot Daunte Wright Minnesota prosecutors have apparently backed away from their pursuit of a longer-than-usual sentence for the suburban Minneapolis police officer who said she confused her handgun for her Taser when she killed Daunte Wright, a 20-year-old Black motorist.
Do Minnesota Cases Show It's Getting Easier To Convict Police Officers?Three recent convictions of police officers, all in the Minneapolis area, raise the question: Has there been a shift in jurors' historic unwillingness to convict cops in on-duty killings?
What Are The Rules For Cameras In Minnesota Courtrooms?Next week, three former Minneapolis police officers will go on trial in federal court for violating George Floyd's civil rights. There will be no cameras in the courtroom, which is different from Derek Chauvin's trial that was livestreamed around the world.