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Minnesota Supreme Court To Decide If Charge Fits Ex-Officer Mohamed Noor's Killing Of Justine Ruszczyk Damond

9 days ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Wednesday in the case of Mohamed Noor, a former Minneapolis police officer who was convicted of third-degree murder in the shooting death of an Australian woman who had called 911 to report a possible sexual assault behind her home.
Noor's attorneys argue that a divided Minnesota Court of Appeals failed to follow legal precedents defining third-degree murder when it affirmed Noor's conviction. The high court's decision has repercussions for another high profile police killing case, the death of George Floyd. Besides...
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