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Derek Chauvin was found guilty of the murder of George Floyd on April 20, 2021.
On May 25, 2020, Officer Derek Chauvin knelt on the neck of George Floyd for 9 minutes while arresting him in Minneapolis MN, while Floyd said "I can't breathe." Floyd died. Black Lives Matter protests erupted throughout the US and the world.
[This was all occurring during a global pandemic. So much for "stay at home" orders.]
On March 8, 2021, a jury began hearing evidence.
On April 20, 2021, the jury convicted Chauvin of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter.
On June 25, 2021, Chauvin was sentenced to 22-1⁄2 years in prison.
On December 15, 2021, Chauvin pleaded guilty to federal charges of violating George Floyd's right, and also of violating the rights of a 14-year old boy in 2017.
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