(MINNEAPOLIS) — The legal team for former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was convicted of murderingGeorge Floyd last month, has filed a motion in a Minneapolis court requesting a new trial on multiple grounds, including jury misconduct. In the filing, Chauvin’s attorney says the former... Read More.
(WYNCOTE, Penn.) -- A Pennsylvania high school assignment that asked students to respond to questions about the trial of Derek Chauvin has sparked controversy over bias toward the former police officer. Students in a criminal justice class at Bishop McDevitt High School in Wyncote, Pennsylvania,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Brandon Mitchell, juror 52 in the trial against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd, said being in the courtroom for the high-profile case was like "watching somebody die on a daily basis." But Mitchell, a 31-year-old... Read More.
(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- The criminal trial for former Louisville, Kentucky police officer Brett Hankison, who faces charges for his role in the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor, has been pushed back to next year. Hankison was charged with three counts of wanton endangerment for... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- One of the alternate jurors to sit on the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin called the experience of watching one of the most important police use-of-force trials in decades "emotional" and "draining." Lisa Christensen, referred to as juror No. 96,... Read More.
The Trial of the Chicago 7 is up for Best Picture at the Oscars this weekend. The film is based on the real-life trial of a group of prominent anti-Vietnam War activists, including Abbie Hoffman, Tom Hayden, Jerry Rubin and Bobby Seale. Five months after protesting at the 1968 Democratic National... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Last May, Judeah Reynolds, then 9, asked her older cousin to take her to get snacks in Minneapolis. They both ended up witnessing the death of George Floyd. Nearly one year later, Judeah, now 10, testified in the murder trial of former... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Police departments across the country have released statements in response to the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial. In the wake of Chauvin's murder conviction for the death of George Floyd, delivered by the jury on Tuesday, police officials from New... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- During the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, jurors heard from 45 witnesses. But legal experts say the voice that may have resonated most in the courtroom every day was one from the grave. In what legal experts called a... Read More.
(MINNEAPOLIS) -- Jurors are deliberating whether to convict former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd. Here's how the news is developing. All times Eastern: Apr 20, 5:20 pm Chauvin to be sentenced in 8 weeks, faces up to 40 years Chauvin sentencing... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- As jurors deliberate whether to convict former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin for the death of George Floyd, many may be struggling to manage their anxiety and expectations of the outcome. Psychiatrist Dr. Janet Taylor appeared Tuesday on Good Morning America to... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- President Biden weighed in on his hopes for a verdict in the trial of Derek Chauvin for the first time Tuesday, after speaking with George Floyd's family at the start of jury deliberations. "I’m praying the verdict is the right verdict, which is... Read More.