The county housing St. Paul, Minnesota, has decided it no longer will prosecute felonies stemming from 'minor' traffic stops.
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The judge noted that even Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser complained last year about the lack of prosecutions for rioters.
'It's crystal clear now that Derek Chauvin cannot be convicted of murder three,' a former law professor said.
Biden DOJ Clamps Down on Federal Law Enforcement Officers, Largely Bans Use of Certain Police Techniques
Following a review, the Justice Department is banning federal officers from using chokeholds and serving no-knock warrants.
The judge wanted to know why some defendants have been charged with felonies, while others have been allowed to plead to misdemeanors.
A mob surrounded a Minneapolis City Council member's car and forced him to sign a list of demands before he was allowed to leave.
“I don’t know all of the circumstances that are considered.”
Derek Chauvin was accused of killing George Floyd during the infamous May 25, 2020, arrest that sparked worldwide protest and riots.
Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. dropped cases agains looters, while building a case against former President Doanld Trump.
A man who was arrested last year for driving a fuel tanker onto a crowded interstate will have his charges dropped.
Minneapolis just moved to clear the intersection near where George Floyd's died but ultimately failed in the attempt.
5 GOP Senators Raise Concerns About 'Potential Unequal Justice,' Citing Capitol Riot and 2020 Protests
They allege there is a “stark contrast.”
Fires were set, buildings were vandalized and stores were looted in the wake of the shooting, according to reports.
McConnell is taking a swipe at a popular rallying cry around the move to overhaul policing in the country.
Portland Rioters Commemorate Anniversary of George Floyd's Death by Setting Fires, Smashing Windows, Attacking Police
'Portland #antifa tried to burn down the Justice Center tonight to commemorate their burning of the same occupied facility a year ago.'
Sounds of gunfire were captured on live video news reports as the nation marked the one-year anniversary of Floyd's death.
“We will work until we get the job done.”
In a speech to Congress last month, Biden said he wanted to pass the 'George Floyd Justice in Policing Act' by the anniversary of his death.
'The prolonged use of this technique was particularly egregious in that George Floyd made it clear he was unable to breathe and expressed the view that he was dying as a result of the officers' restraint.'
Legal experts believe that Chauvin could receive a retrial based upon the alleged impartiality of one of the jurors.