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Juror in Chauvin trial: 'You're watching someone die on a daily basis'

Brandon Mitchell is the first juror to speak publicly, telling media outlets he thought deliberations could have ended after 20 minutes.

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After testifying for Chauvin defense, Maryland doctor's record in question

Dr. David Fowler said George Floyd’s cause of death was “undetermined.”

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Darnella Frazier, who filmed the video of Floyd's arrest, reacts to guilty verdict

Frazier's video challenged the initial narrative of Floyd's arrest presented by the Minneapolis Police Department.

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Chauvin's conviction featured on front pages around the world

The world has been watching Minneapolis since George Floyd was killed.

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Watch live: Verdict in Derek Chauvin murder trial

The verdict will be announced between 3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Tuesday, April 20.

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Curfew orders could be issued if unrest follows Chauvin trial verdict

Minnesota and the nation anxiously away the jury verdict.

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Using pig's head, vandals target former home of defense witness in Chauvin trial

Former Santa Rosa Police Department officer Barry Brodd testified last week that Chauvin's use-of-force was "justified."

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Walz: 'We won't allow what happened in May to happen again'

Walz was referring to the destruction rioters caused after George Floyd's death.

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Defense witness: Cause of Floyd's death 'undetermined'

Dr. David Fowler, former Maryland chief medical examiner, said there were a number of possible factors that could have led to George Floyd's death.

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Chauvin trial: Cardiologist among witnesses as prosecution draws to close

On Monday, Judge Peter Cahill also rejected the defense's motion to sequester the jury following a fatal police shooting in Brooklyn Center.

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Hennepin Co. medical examiner: Police interaction tipped Floyd 'over the edge'

Medical Examiner Dr. Andrew Baker, who performed Floyd's autopsy, testified Friday in the trial of former MPD officer Derek Chauvin.

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Floyd died from a lack of oxygen, not drug overdose, expert witnesses testify

Multiple expert medical witnesses stated Thursday that they believe Floyd died due to restricted breathing, rather than a drug overdose.

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Witnesses detail investigation following Floyd's death, including search of vehicle

The cause of Floyd's death is expected to play a key role in the outcome of the trial.

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LAPD use of force expert: Chauvin's force was 'excessive'

LAPD Sgt. Jody Stiger testified that Derek Chauvin should have ceased his use of force when George Floyd stopped resisting.

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ACLU asks appeals court to return Chauvin trial credentials to Daily Mail

A judge had revoked its credentials because it had published what was described as "stolen" video.

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MPD Chief Arradondo: Chauvin's neck restraint violated policies, values

MPD Chief Medaria Arradondo told jurors Monday that Derek Chauvin's restraint should have ended when George Floyd stopped resisting.

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Derek Chauvin trial: MPD lieutenant says Chauvin's use of force 'totally unnecessary'

"If your knee is on a person's neck, that could kill them," the lieutenant said, citing officers are not trained to kneel on someone's neck.

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Jury in Chauvin trial sees body camera, surveillance footage for first time

Witnesses included Christopher Martin, who was working as a store clerk at Cup Foods on May 25.

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Minneapolis firefighter questioned in tense exchange during second day of Chauvin trial

Multiple witnesses who were on the scene when George Floyd died in police custody were questioned Tuesday.

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State of the State: Walz says 'getting back to normal isn't good enough'

Walz likened Minnesota to the late-'90s football team he coached.

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Chauvin trial: Daily Mail denied media credentials after publishing 'stolen' body-cam video

The Daily Mail published body camera footage from two of the officers before the videos were made public, going against a court order.

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Derek Chauvin trial: Here's who is on the jury

Opening statements for the trial, is expected to last 2-4 weeks, are set for Monday.