Live coverage: Derek Chauvin is on trial for George Floyd's death
March 30, 2021. Summarized by summa-bot.
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Witness testimony will continue in the trial of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin, who's charged in the death of George Floyd. Follow here for the latest.
Donald Wynn Williams II, an eyewitness at the scene of the incident, testified today that after George Floyd was put into an ambulance he called 911 because "I believe I witnessed a murder. "
The second day of Derek Chauvin's trial in George Floyd's death just began.
The trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd is set to resume this morning.
The murder trial of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin will continue today with further questioning of witnesses.
George Floyd’s brother Philonise Floyd said the former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin's legal defense team is “trying to assassinate" his brother's character.
Describing the first day of Chauvin’s trial as an “emotional roller coaster,” Floyd said he didn’t know that the former police officer knelt on his brother for nine minutes and 29 seconds.
Only one member of George Floyd's family will be allowed to attend the trial in a Minneapolis courtroom because of Covid-19 pandemic restrictions, a judge ruled in the case.
The same restriction applies to the family of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis Police officer charged with second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in Floyd's death.
Jurors heard opening statements and testimony from three prosecution witnesses during the first day of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin's trial in the death of George Floyd.
Williams testified yesterday that he witnessed George Floyd’s death, and that he saw Chauvin use a move called a “blood choke. ”