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Derek Chauvin Denied Request For Public Defender In His Appeal For Conviction In George Floyd Murder Case [Video]

The Minnesota Supreme Court denied former police officer Derek Chauvins request for a public defender to represent him as he appeals his murder conviction and sentencing for the 2020 killing of George Floyd. Chauvin filed an appeal of the murder conviction in September in which he claimed he does not have enough money []

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Progressives insist ending qualified immunity must be part of police reform [Video]

House progressives insist that ending qualified immunity for law enforcement officers must be part of any final police reform package, they said in a letter to congressional leadership on Thursday. Overhauling the practice, which would make it easier to prosecute individual officers, remains a major sticking point in bipartisan, bicameral []

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Derek Chauvin Filed Docs To Appeal Conviction And Sentence In The Death Of Late George Floyd… [Video]

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Derek Chauvin appeals against his conviction in the George Floyd case [Video]

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin filed an appeal over his conviction for the murder of George Floyd on Thursday, Sept. 23.Chauvin, a caucasian police officer, was sentenced to 22-and-a-half years behind bars this June for restraining Floyd, a black citizen, with his knee on his neck for nine minutes causing him to choke to death. He was found guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder, and second-degree manslaughter. Filing an appeal to the Minnesota state appellate court, Chauvin listed more than a dozen issues with the legal prosecution process against him. Among many things, he alleged that: The court “abused its discretion” when denying the defense’s motion for a change of venue, sequestration of the jury for the entire trial, a continuance and a new trial.There was “prejudicial prosecutorial misconduct” committed by state prosecutors.The court’s decision to allow Morries Hall, who was with Floyd the night of his death, to not testify.The court’s decision to deny the presentation of “cumulative evidence with respect to use of force.”The court’s order for state prosecutors “to lead witnesses on direct examination.”The court’s alleged failure to make an official record of sidebar conferences throughout the trial.The court’s alleged failure in allowing the defense to strike “clearly biased jurors during voir dire (jury selection)”The court’s allowing the added third-degree murder charge.The court’s decision to limit and “undercut” the admission into evidence of Floyd’s May 6, 2019 arrest.The court’s denial of the defense’s “post-verdict motion for a new trial due to juror misconduct.”———–#TheBL