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Prosecutor originally handed Kimberly Potter case resigns

He said "vitriol" and "partisan politics" were to blame.

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AG Ellison's office to lead prosecution against officer charged in Daunte Wright's death

Activists and Wright's family had requested Ellison's office handle the prosecution.

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Trial of former police officer Kimberly Potter starts Dec. 6

Potter is charged in the shooting death of Daunte Wright.

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Brooklyn Center City Council votes to create department for noncriminal calls

The resolution is named after Daunte Wright and Kobe Dimock-Heisler, who were both killed by police in Brooklyn Center.

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DOC worker filmed yelling at protesters has been fired

Sgt. Paul Gorder was captured on video yelling at protesters in April.

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Brooklyn Center mayor proposes policing reform, including unarmed traffic enforcement

The resolution includes sweeping changes to policing in the wake of Daunte Wright's death.

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Nearly two dozen COVID cases traced to Daunte Wright protests

State health officials made the announcement Thursday.

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Woman yelling racial slur at Stillwater protesters fired from salon job

Her husband, a longtime corrections worker, has been placed on investigatory leave.

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Corrections employee on leave following video of woman yelling racial slur at protesters

The man in the video is a longtime Minnesota Department of Corrections employee.

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Daunte Wright's girlfriend has broken jaw after fatal traffic stop

Her mother claims police involvement, but this has been denied by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

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Mourners remember Daunte Wright, plead for justice

Wright was killed by a now-former Brooklyn Center police officer on April 11.

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MN House passes omnibus public safety bill with police reform measures

The Senate previously passed its omnibus public safety bill without police accountability legislation.

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Walz: Demobilization of troops, police to happen 'as quickly as possible'

It's unclear just when troops and police will pull out of the Twin Cities.

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Walz declares emergency in Twin Cities, bringing in police from Ohio and Nebraska

The governor has asked the Legislature for emergency funding for the additional police.

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Letter details CNN journalist's arrest experience during Daunte Wright protests

Media outlets sent a letter to officials following a phone conference about the mistreatment of the press over the weekend.

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Minnesota students planning statewide school walkout Monday

Students at more than 100 schools plan to walk out Monday afternoon.

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Maxine Waters speaks in Brooklyn Center, draws ire of right-wing media

The congresswoman visited protesters Saturday night.

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Police back off on 5th night of protests in Brooklyn Center

No tear gas or any other crowd control munitions were used.

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National Guard soldiers asked to leave labor union HQ, sparking controversy

The military presence in the Twin Cities has been wearing on residents, but the decision to ask them to leave has been criticized by Gov. Tim Walz and GOP leaders.