On Monday, a Minneapolis decide delayed jury choice for no less than a day within the trial of the ex-cop charged with the homicide of African-American man George Floyd.
Sputnik is stay from the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis, the place the trial of Derek Chauvin, a former police officer charged with killing George Floyd, continues after kicking off on Monday.
The ex-cop is being charged with second-degree unintentional homicide and second-degree manslaughter.
On 25 May 2020, the police officer pinned down Floyd along with his knee throughout an arrest for reportedly paying with a counterfeit invoice at a store. The African-American man suffocated to demise, along with his pleas of being unable to breathe caught on digital camera by onlookers. His demise reinvigorated the Black Lives Matter motion and sparked protests within the nation and past.