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Verdict reached in Derek Chauvin murder trial

A verdict will be read Tuesday afternoon.
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A verdict has been reached in Derek Chauvin's murder trial. 

Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police, was charged with second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in George Floyd's May 25 death. 

After closing arguments wrapped up Monday, Jurors began deliberating Monday afternoon and continued deliberating on Tuesday. 

The verdict will be read between 3:30-4 p.m. Tuesday. 

Our live blog below will provide the latest updates and reaction:

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