Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison speaks at Harvard Law School

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During a talk at Harvard Law School, Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison, who led the prosecution of Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd, reflected on the trial, outlining the factors that went into his prosecution of the case and noting that taking the case was by no means a safe decision — urging the students to take that as a lesson to inform their legal careers.

Prior to his role as Minnesota AG, Ellison served as the deputy chair of the Democratic National Committee, and in the U.S. House of Representatives, where he was the first Muslim elected to Congress.

The event was sponsored by the HLS Law & Government Program of Study, Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Harvard Muslim Law Students Association, HLS Midwest Club, HLS Democrats, and Harvard Black Law Students Association.

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