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Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “LIVE: AG Merrick Garland Announces DOJ Investigation Into Minneapolis Police Practices” – below is their description.
(Apr. 21) Watch live as Attorney General Merrick Garland delivers remarks on the verdict in the case of Derek Chauvin. Garland is expected to announce that the Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into policing practices in Minneapolis after the guilty verdict in George Floyd’s deathBloomberg Quicktake: Now YouTube Channel
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.