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Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “George Floyd death: Derek Chauvin murder trial begins” – below is their description.
The trial has begun of Derek Chauvin, the white Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd last May.
If he is found guilty of second degree murder, the most serious of the three charges he faces, he could be jailed for 40 years.
George Floyd’s death saw a massive international response as people were outraged and demanding police reform. We report from Minneapolis.Channel 4 News 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.