Courtesy Ben Crump LawBY: BILL HUTCHINSON, ABC NEWS (MINNEAPOLIS) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals is deciding whether to reinstate a third-degree murder charge against Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer set to go on trial next week in the death of George Floyd. During a virtual hearing on Monday, a prosecutor from Minnesota […]

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ABC NewsBY: CHRISTINA CARREGA (MINNEAPOLIS) — The former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd is also facing multiple felony charges of tax evasion. Derek Chauvin and his estranged wife, Kellie May Chauvin, were charged on Wednesday by Washington County prosecutors with failing to file their taxes since 2016 and filing fraudulent returns since […]

Attorney Ben Crump represents the families of George Floyd and Breonna Taylor and he called in with some updates. First Attorney Crump speaks about …

Kuzma/iStockBy MEREDITH DELISO, ALEX PEREZ, and ANDY FIES, ABC NEWS (MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) — Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was considering a guilty plea in the death of George Floyd, but the deal fell apart, ABC News has learned. The Hennepin County prosecutor’s office confirmed to ABC News that Chauvin and his attorney were negotiating […]

Hennepin County Jail By EMILY SHAPIRO, ABC News (MINNEAPOLIS) — Derek Chauvin, the former police officer accused in the death of George Floyd, is due in court on Monday. Floyd, a black man, died on Memorial Day after he was pinned down by Chauvin, a white Minneapolis police officer, who prosecutors say held his knee […]

Mostafa Bassim/Anadolu Agency via Getty ImagesBy JON HAWORTH, ABC News (NEW YORK) — The death of George Floyd, a black man who died on Memorial Day after he was pinned down by a white Minnesota police officer, has sparked outrage and protests in Minneapolis and across the United States. The National Guard has been activated […]

It’s good that former Minneapolis, Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested and charged for the murder of George Floyd. But this is just the …

Ramsey County Sheriff’s OfficeBY: WILLIAM MANSELL, ABC NEWS (MINNEAPOLIS) — The wife of Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer who is charged with murder in the death of George Floyd, is now filing for divorce, according to her attorneys. “This evening, I spoke with Kellie Chauvin and her family. She is devastated by Mr. Floyd’s […]

carlballou/iStockBy CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC NEWS (MINNEAPOLIS, Minn.) — Derek Chauvin, the police officer charged with third-degree murder in connection with the death of George Floyd, had his knee on Floyd’s neck for nearly nine minutes — including almost three minutes while Floyd was unresponsive — according to court documents. Video of Chauvin pinning Floyd to […]

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