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Four Former Minneapolis Police Officers Indicted on U.S. Civil Rights Charges for George Floyd's Death

1 month ago   |   By Time

A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd 's arrest and death, accusing them of willfully violating the Black man's constitutional rights as he was restrained face-down on the pavement and gasping for air.
A three-count indictment unsealed Friday names Derek Chauvin, Thomas Lane, J. Kueng and Tou Thao.
Specifically, Chauvin is charged with violating Floyd's right to be free from unreasonable seizure and unreasonable force by a police officer. Thao and Kueng are also charged with violating Floyd's right to be free from...
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DOJ Charges Four Ex-Cops With Violating George Floyd's Civil Rights During Fatal Arrest

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

A federal grand jury indicted Derek Chauvin and the three other former Minneapolis Police Department officers.
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Derek Chauvin Faces Separate Federal Indictment Accusing Him Of Holding Teen Down By The Throat In 2017

1 month ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - All four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death have been indicted on federal civil rights charges Friday. Meanwhile, the officer convicted of murdering Floyd, Derek Chauvin, also faces a separate indictment for allegedly kneeling on the neck and upper back of a 14-year-old boy during an arrest in 2017.
The separate, two-count indictment, announced by the U.S. Department of Justice Friday, alleges that Chauvin willfully deprived a Minneapolis resident, who was 14 years old at the time, of his constitutional right to be free from the use...
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Derek Chauvin, three other ex-Minneapolis police officers indicted by federal grand jury

1 month ago   |   By NBC News

They're accused of violating the civil rights of George Floyd the day he was killed last year.
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4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

4 ex-officers indicted on civil rights charges in death of George Floyd

1 month ago   |   By WMUR

A federal grand jury has indicted the four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's arrest and death, accusing them of violating his constitutional rights as he was restrained face-down on the pavement and gasping for air.
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Derek Chauvin, 3 other cops indicted on federal civil rights charges in George Floyd death

1 month ago   |   By NY Daily News

A federal grand jury has indicted Derek Chauvin and the other three Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd's fatal arrest last spring, charging them with violating the Black man's civil rights, according to an indictment unsealed Friday.
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Justice Department Brings Federal Criminal Charges Against Derek Chauvin, 3 Others

Justice Department Brings Federal Criminal Charges Against Derek Chauvin, 3 Others

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Prosecutors accuse the former officer and others of using excessive force and violating George Floyd's rights. The rare federal chargesfollow state charges in a trial where Chauvin was convicted.
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