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July 8, 2021, 2:05 PM

Teen who filmed George Floyd's death says uncle killed in car crash with Minneapolis police

Darnella Frazier said Minneapolis police hit the car of her uncle, Leneal Lamont Frazier, while chasing a stolen vehicle.
July 8, 2021, 2:05 PM
Teen who filmed George Floyd's death says uncle killed in car collision with police
July 7, 2021, 9:26 PM

Teen who recorded Floyd's arrest loses uncle in police crash

Darnella Frazier's uncle died in a crash involving a Minneapolis police car.
July 7, 2021, 9:26 PM
Teen who recorded Floyd's arrest loses uncle in police crash
July 7, 2021, 6:35 PM

Man killed in car crash involving Minneapolis police

Darnella Frazier, the teen who filmed the murder of George Floyd, said her uncle was killed in the crash after police collided with his car while chasing a stolen vehicle.
July 7, 2021, 6:35 PM
Man killed in car crash involving Minneapolis police
1 month ago

Court OKs 3rd-degree murder against 3-ex cops in Floyd death

The Minnesota Court of Appeals says prosecutors may file aiding and abetting third-degree murder charges against three former Minneapolis police officers in the death of George Floyd
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Minnesota attorney general says Derek Chauvin's sentence reflects seriousness of crime

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison appeared on ABC's "This Week" following Friday's sentencing of Derek Chauvin in the killing of George Floyd.
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Minn. attorney general says Derek Chauvin's sentence reflects seriousness of crime
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Chauvin's sentence certainly reflects the seriousness: Minnesota A.G. Keith Ellison

Jonathan Karl interviews Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison on "This Week."
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Chauvin's sentence certainly reflects the seriousness: Minnesota A.G. Keith Ellison
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Former officer Derek Chauvin sentenced in killing of George Floyd

Steve Schleicher, one of the prosecutors in the Chauvin trial who served as a special assistant attorney general, joins to discuss about Derek Chauvin's sentencing.
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Former officer Derek Chauvin sentenced in killing of George Floyd
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Police seek 4 suspects who vandalized George Floyd statue

Less than a week after a statue of George Floyd was erected in Brooklyn, New York City on Juneteenth, the monument has been vandalized.
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George Floyd statue vandalized in Brooklyn
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Chauvin's actions were 'particularly cruel and an abuse of his authority': Judge

Derek Chauvin acted in a manner that was "particularly cruel and an abuse of his authority" in the killing of George Floyd, according to a judge.
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Chauvin's actions were 'particularly cruel and an abuse of his authority': Judge
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'Why': George Floyd's family confronts Derek Chauvin at sentencing

Before former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced in the murder of George Floyd, members of George Floyd's family gave emotional statements.
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'Why': George Floyd's family confronts Derek Chauvin at sentencing
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Minneapolis reverend reflects on upcoming Chauvin sentencing

Rev. Angela T. Khabeb speaks about the changes since the verdict and shares a message of hope for Faith Friday.
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Minneapolis reverend reflects on upcoming Chauvin sentencing
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Why Derek Chauvin's sentencing for murdering George Floyd is a rarity

This is why Derek Chauvin's judgement day for the murder of George Floyd will be a rarity for the U.S. legal system
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Why Derek Chauvin's sentencing is a rarity for the US legal system
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Chauvin's mother calls her son 'honorable and selfless'

She didn't mention Floyd by name.
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Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 1/2 years for killing of George Floyd

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for George Floyd’s murder.
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Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 1/2 years for killing of George Floyd
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Reactions to the sentencing of Derek Chauvin

ABC News’ Deborah Roberts and Alex Perez give their immediate reaction to Derek Chauvin’s 22 1/2-year sentence.
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Reactions to the sentencing of Derek Chauvin
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Derek Chauvin addresses court with cryptic message

“There’s going to be some other information in the future that will be of some interest," Chauvin said as he awaited his sentencing.
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Derek Chauvin addresses court with cryptic message
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Floyd's brother: 'My family has been given a life sentence'

George Floyd’s brothers are asking a judge to impose a harsh sentence against the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in his death
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Derek Chauvin’s mother speaks at son’s sentencing

“I have always believed in your innocence and I have never wavered from that,” said Carolyn Pawlenty.
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Derek Chauvin’s mother speaks at son’s sentencing
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Family members of George Floyd ask for maximum sentence for Derek Chauvin

"My family has already been given a life sentence. We'll never get George back," said Floyd's brother
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Family members of George Floyd ask for maximum sentence for Derek Chauvin
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George Floyd's family members to speak at Chauvin sentencing

An attorney for George Floyd's family says family members are feeling anxious as they wait to hear the sentence for former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin
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George Floyd statue vandalized in New York

Four unidentified individuals allegedly used black spray paint to deface the monument and cover the text on its pedestal at 3:40 a.m. on Thursday, just five days after it was unveiled.
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George Floyd statue vandalized in New York
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Key events since George Floyd's arrest and death

George Floyd's death after his arrest by police officers in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020, sparked widespread anger after millions of people saw video of the event
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Derek Chauvin to be sentenced over George Floyd murder

Prosecutors are recommending the former police officer convicted of killing George Floyd be sentenced to 30 years in prison.
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Derek Chauvin to be sentenced over George Floyd murder
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EXPLAINER: What to know as Chauvin sentenced in Floyd death

The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in the death of George Floyd will be sentenced Friday by a Minnesota judge
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Teen who recorded George Floyd’s death could be key factor in Chauvin sentencing

A new documentary examines the impact of Darnella Frazier’s video on the trial and the protest movement.
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Teen who recorded George Floyd’s death could be key factor in Chauvin sentencing
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Why Derek Chauvin's sentencing is so rare in the US legal system

Derek Chauvin, a former Minneapolis police officer, was convicted of murdering George Floyd in May 2020.
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Why Derek Chauvin's sentencing is so rare in the US legal system
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Derek Chauvin prepares for sentencing hearing Friday

The former Minneapolis cop who was convicted of murdering George Floyd and found guilty of three counts and will attend his sentencing hearing on June 25.
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Derek Chauvin prepares for sentencing hearing Friday
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George Floyd commemorated in Brooklyn

The new 5-foot-tall sculpture was unveiled as America celebrates Juneteenth.
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George Floyd commemorated in Brooklyn
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Trucker who drove into Floyd protest could have charges drop

A truck driver who drove through a large crowd of protesters on a Minneapolis highway last year during demonstrations following the death of George Floyd will have criminal charges dropped if he remains law-abiding for the next year
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Prosecutors: New trial not merited for ex-cop in Floyd death

Minnesota prosecutors say the former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder and manslaughter in George Floyd's death should not be granted a new trial
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Portland police officer indicted on assault charge over alleged use of force at George Floyd protest

A grand jury indicted a Portland, Oregon, police officer on an assault charge for what prosecutors allege was an "excessive and unlawful use of force" during a protest.
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Police officer indicted on assault charge over alleged use of force at protest
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DA eyes Floyd case expert for Nashville officer's trial

Prosecutors in Tennessee who are readying for the murder trial of a Nashville police officer may try to call a law enforcement expert witness who served similarly in the case against Derek Chauvin in George Floyd’s death in Minnesota
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Pulitzer Prize Board awards citation to teen who recorded George Floyd’s death

Darnella Frazier was 17 when she recorded Minneapolis police killing George Floyd. The board said it “jolted viewers and spurred protests against police brutality around the world.”
2 months ago
Pulitzer Prize Board awards citation to teen who recorded George Floyd’s death
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Darnella Frazier, who recorded video of George Floyd's death, recognized by Pulitzer board

Darnella Frazier, who filmed the most comprehensive witness video of George Floyd's arrest and murder, was recognized by the Pulitzer Prizes.
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Teen who recorded video of George Floyd's death recognized by Pulitzer board
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March trial schedule set for 3 ex-officers in Floyd's death

A more detailed trial schedule for three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd has been set for next March
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Trial schedule set for 3 ex-officers in Floyd's death
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Crews work to reopen Floyd square, activists close it again

Crews returned to a Minneapolis intersection where a memorial to George Floyd was assembled after his death last year and worked to reopen it to traffic by removing debris and makeshift barriers
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Judge grants delay in civil rights case over Floyd's death

The four former Minneapolis police officers charged with violating George Floyd’s civil rights will be arraigned on the federal charges in September
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Chauvin lawyer seeks time served for George Floyd murder

Derek Chauvin's attorney is seeking probation or a downward departure for the former Minneapolis police officer's sentencing in the murder of George Floyd.
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Chauvin lawyer seeks time served for George Floyd murder
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Chauvin lawyer seeks sentence of time served, probation in murder of George Floyd; prosecutors seek 30 years

Derek Chauvin's attorney is seeking probation or a downward departure for the former Minneapolis police officer's sentencing in the murder of George Floyd.
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Chauvin lawyer seeks sentence of time served in murder of George Floyd
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Prosecutors want more time for federal trial in Floyd death

Prosecutors are asking a judge for more time to prepare for the federal trial of four former police officers facing civil rights charges in George Floyd’s death
2 months ago
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Guard sues Minnesota State Patrol for arrest during protests

A Black man who was working as a security guard for a CNN crew covering protests in Minneapolis following George Floyd's death last summer is suing two Minnesota State Patrol officers
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The Breakdown: Police reform bill stalled 1 year after George Floyd’s death

Plus, Minneapolis holds celebration of Floyd’s life after shooting scare and Floyd’s family visits the White House.
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The Breakdown: Police reform bill stalled 1 year after George Floyd’s death
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Police declare riot in Portland as protesters mark George Floyd's anniversary

Police declare a riot in Portland, Oregon as a demonstration to commemorate the anniversary of George Floyd's murder spirals into chaos.
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Police declare riot in Portland as protesters mark George Floyd's anniversary
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NYC rallies on George Floyd anniversary

Hundreds of people take to the streets of New York to march on the anniversary of George Floyd's murder.
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NYC rallies on George Floyd anniversary
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Memorials across the US honor George Floyd

A year ago, the video of George Floyd being killed by former police officer Derek Chauvin went viral. On Tuesday Americans reflected on a year of racial reckoning and commemorated Floyd’s legacy.
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Memorials across the US honor George Floyd
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Police declare riot in Portland as protesters mark 1 year since George Floyd's death

Police declared a riot in Oregon's largest city on Tuesday night as a demonstration to commemorate the one year anniversary of George Floyd's death spiralled into chaos.
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Police declare riot in Portland as protesters mark 1 year since George Floyd's death
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George Floyd's legacy: Friends, family and activists reflect on his impact a year after death

"What happened to him will not be unseen," his niece said.
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George Floyd's legacy: Friends, family reflect on his impact a year after death
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A year since George Floyd’s death, people are pushing for change that lasts

One 12-year-old pushed her school to have a more in-depth Black history course.
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A year since George Floyd’s death, people are pushing for change that lasts
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Biden to meet privately with Floyd family as policing reform remains a challenge

President Joe Biden is set to meet with members of George Floyd's family, but one year after an event he described as "a wake-up call to the nation," little has changed.
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Biden to meet privately with Floyd family as policing reform remains a challenge
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Biden to meet with George Floyd's family 1 year after his death as policing bill stalls

Congress is unlikely to meet Biden’s deadline on a policing reform bill.
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Biden to meet with George Floyd's family 1 year after death as policing bill stalls