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Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Derek Chauvin to be sentenced Friday for murder of George Floyd” – below is their description.
Former United States police officer Derek Chauvin, convicted of the murder of George Floyd, is due to be sentenced on Friday.
Al Jazeera’s John Hendren is in Minneapolis, where residents are bracing for a decision that could have implications for security – and the Black Lives Matter movement.
–Al Jazeera English YouTube Channel
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In This Story: George Floyd
George Floyd was an African-American man who died on 25th May 2020 in Powderhorn, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, following police arrest. Video recording by a witness, showing Floyd repeating “Please”, “I can’t breathe”, and “Don’t kill me”, was widely circulated on social media platforms and broadcast by media. The incident led to widespread protests across the United States.