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George Floyd died squashed in vice-like restraint by police, doctor tells court

George Floyd died because he was trapped in a “vice-like” restraint by officers and couldn’t get enough oxygen, a world…

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‘No force’ was needed after George Floyd was handcuffed, expert tells trial

Former police officer Derek Chauvin had no need to kneel on George Floyd once he was handcuffed, according to an…

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George Floyd trial: Police chief says cop Derek Chauvin ‘violated policy’ over death

The police officer on trial for allegedly murdering George Floyd broke department rules and ‘violated policy’ during the deadly incident,…

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George Floyd: Top police officer slams fatal use of force as ‘totally unnecessary’

US cop Derek Chauvin used “totally unnecessary” deadly force arresting George Floyd, a senior detective has told the officer’s murder…

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George Floyd paramedics recall moving police off him and finding ‘no pulse’

A man allegedly murdered by police during an arrest had ‘no pulse’ when paramedics arrived at the scene, a court…

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George Floyd’s girlfriend sobs in court as she describes ‘sweet momma’s boy’

George Floyd’s girlfriend sobbed in court as she described him as “sweet” and “a momma’s boy”. Courteney Ross, 45, added…

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George Floyd begs ‘I’m not a bad guy’ as trial shown harrowing police bodycam footage

Harrowing new footage taken by arresting officers appears to show George Floyd begging with officers shortly before his death. In…

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George Floyd trial: Cashier who rang police says he ‘feels guilty’ over his death

A store cashier who told his boss George Floyd may have paid for his cigarettes using a fake $20 note…

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Girl who filmed George Floyd die said cop knelt harder as witnesses begged him to stop

A sobbing teenager who took the video that shocked the world said she watched George Floyd die in terror under…

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George Floyd trial: 7 key moments including tearful evidence of girl who filmed death

Jurors heard gut-wrenching testimony from eye-witnesses as the George Floyd murder trial continued on Tuesday. Among those who recalled what…

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George Floyd ‘cried for his mum’ as police officer used ‘blood choke’ that killed him

George Floyd ask for his mother as he died under the knee of a police officer who used a “blood…

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George Floyd’s brother says death was ‘modern day lynching’ as jury watches horror vid

George Floyd was the victim of a ­modern day lynching, his brother says. Grieving Philonise Floyd spoke ahead of the…

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George Floyd murder trial: Seven key moments from day one with ‘world watching’

The “world was watching” as the murder trial of a police officer over the death of unarmed black man George…

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Woman watching George Floyd being pinned down ‘called the cops on the cops’

A witness has told a jury in the trial of the police officer accused of murdering George Floyd she called…

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George Floyd’s family kneel for eight minutes as police officer’s trial begins

George Floyd’s family kneeled outside the courthouse before the trial of the policeman accused of murdering him got underway. Derek…

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Inside the Battle Over George Floyd Square

The trial over George Floyd’s death is underway in Minneapolis. What to do with his memorial site has become a…

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