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# George Floyd

George Perry Floyd Jr. (October 14, 1973 – May 25, 2020) was a black American man killed during an arrest in Minneapolis. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'George Floyd'.

George Perry Floyd Jr. (October 14, 1973 – May 25, 2020) was a black American man killed during an arrest in Minneapolis. Check out this section for curated News, Articles & Videos about 'George Floyd'.

News  »  Politics

Nancy Pelosi doubles down on police reform named for George Floyd

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday vowed that House lawmakers, in tandem with the Biden administration, will not stop working until the George Floyd Justice in Policing Act becomes l...


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Federal grand jury hearing evidence in death of George Floyd

Several witnesses have been subpoenaed to appear before a federal grand jury considering charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is already facing state murder charges in the death of George Fl...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

George Floyd's Death: With New Grand Jury, DOJ Ramps Up Invest...

As the state murder trial of Derek Chauvin, the former officer charged in the death of George Floyd, approaches, the federal government has accelerated its own investigati...


News  »  World  /  UK

George Floyd: Pair arrested after Manchester mural urinated on

CCTV footage shows two men urinating while apparently filming themselves, a councillor sa...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

LAPD launches internal investigation into Valentine-themed ima...

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating whether employees were involved in sharing or creating an offensive Valentine's Day-themed image making light of George Floyd, who was killed by a Minneapolis police officer last ye...


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LAPD investigating alleged Valentine photo mocking George Floyd

The LAPD is investigating an alleged Valentine's Day meme that mocks George Floyd, which was reportedly circulated among its membe...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Probe after LAPD officers share George Floyd ‘Valentine’s Day ...

Someone’s sick idea of a Valentine’s Day card has been circulating around the Los Angeles Police Department, officials said late on Saturday night.The twisted image includes a photo of George Floyd, who died in May when Minneapolis Police Officer ...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

George Floyd Image With the Words ‘You Take My Breath Away’ Pr...

The Valentine-style image was “passed around” the Los Angeles Police Department, officials sa...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

The Killing of George Floyd Tore Minneapolis Apart. Now Comes ...

As attorney general, William P. Barr rejected a plea deal days after Mr. Floyd died, worried protesters would view it as lenient. Derek Chauvin had agreed to plead guilty to third-degree murd...


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Minority corrections officers allege they were barred from gua...

Eight minority corrections officers at a Minnesota county jail are suing Ramsey County, alleging they were briefly barred from working near the area former Minneapolis officer Derek Chauvin was being held because of the color of their skin, accord...


Minneapolis police used geofence warrant at George Floyd protests

The warrant ordered Google to turn over a set of user account data. Civil liberties groups have criticized the use of these dragnet search warran...


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New Minneapolis police body camera policy adopted in wake of G...

New Minneapolis police body-camera policy intended to boost transparency in wake of George Floyd de...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

‘Don’t Kill Me’: Others Tell of Abuse by Officer Who Knelt on ...

New firsthand accounts accuse Derek Chauvin, the police officer who pressed his knee into George Floyd’s neck in Minneapolis, of using similar tactics on detainees over the yea...


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NBA star buys George Floyd's family a house

Brooklyn Nets point guard Kyrie Irving bought a house for the family of George Floyd, who died last year at the hands of a Minneapolis police offic...


News  »  Sports

Kyrie Irving bought George Floyd’s family a house: Stephen Jac...

Kyrie Irving is doing his part to help the family of George Flo...