Defense expert blames George Floyd’s death on heart trouble

Defense expert blames George Floyd’s death on heart trouble

Defense expert blames George Floyd’s death on heart trouble MINNEAPOLIS — George Floyd died of a sudden heart rhythm disturbance as a result of his heart disease, a forensic pathologist testified for the defense Wednesday at former Officer Derek Chauvin’s murder trial, contradicting prosecution experts …..

Derek Chauvin trial: Prosecutors rest their case in George Floyd’s death

Derek Chauvin trial: Prosecutors rest their case in George Floyd’s death

Derek Chauvin trial: Prosecutors rest their case in George Floyd’s death MINNEAPOLIS — Prosecutors rested their case Tuesday at the murder trial of former Officer Derek Chauvin after 11 days of testimony and a mountain of video depicting George Floyd’s final moments, opening the way for …..

Expert: Chauvin did not take actions of ‘reasonable officer’

Expert: Chauvin did not take actions of ‘reasonable officer’

Expert: Chauvin did not take actions of ‘reasonable officer’ By AMY FORLITI, STEVE KARNOWSKI and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors’ case against former Officer Derek Chauvin drew toward a close Monday with tender memories from George Floyd’s younger brother, along with another look at …..

George Floyd’s brother sheds tears on the stand

George Floyd’s brother sheds tears on the stand

George Floyd’s brother sheds tears on the stand By AMY FORLITI, STEVE KARNOWSKI and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd’s younger brother took the witness stand Monday and lovingly recalled how George used to make the best banana mayonnaise sandwiches, how George drilled him …..

Judge refuses to sequester jury in George Floyd murder case

Judge refuses to sequester jury in George Floyd murder case

Judge refuses to sequester jury in George Floyd murder case MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The judge in the George Floyd murder case refused a defense request to immediately sequester the jury Monday, the morning after the killing of a Black man during a traffic stop triggered …..

For Derek Chauvin’s trial attorney, it’s all about raising doubt

For Derek Chauvin’s trial attorney, it’s all about raising doubt

For Derek Chauvin’s trial attorney, it’s all about raising doubt MINNEAPOLIS — Derek Chauvin’s defense attorney was questioning George Floyd’s girlfriend about the couple buying drugs when he abruptly shifted gears for what seemed an innocuous question: He presumed the couple had pet names for …..

Expert: Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs

Expert: Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs

Expert: Lack of oxygen killed George Floyd, not drugs By AMY FORLITI, STEVE KARNOWSKI and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd died of a lack of oxygen from being pinned to the pavement with a knee on his neck, a medical expert testified at …..

Expert says George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen

Expert says George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen

Expert says George Floyd died from a lack of oxygen By AMY FORLITI, STEVE KARNOWSKI and TAMMY WEBBER MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd died of a lack of oxygen from being pinned facedown on the pavement with his hands cuffed behind him, a medical expert …..