What you need to know in the case of George Floyd

Officers involved in the murder of George Floyd are Derek Chauvin, J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao.

  • All four former Minneapolis police officers involved in George Floyd’s killing have been charged, the Minnesota attorney general announced.
  • Charges were elevated for one former officer from third to second-degree murder. The other former officers will be charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder and aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter.
  • Protesters continue to rally across the US, and memorial services to honor Floyd will take place in Minnesota, Texas and North Carolina over the course of six days. The Minneapolis service will occur tomorrow.
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