The omnibus, or pre-trial hearing, marks the latest development in a case that drew significant national attention just as the trial of ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin played out 10 miles away.
A federal grand jury is now accusing former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, and three other ex-officers, of violating George Floyd’s civil rights. Chauvin is now also facing separate charges for kneeling on the neck of a 14-year-old boy in 2017. @jeffpeguescbs reports
Former US police officer Derek Chauvin convicted of murder after death of George Floyd in Minneapolis
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer seen in a video with his knee on George Floyd's neck, has been arrested and faces charges of third-degree murder and manslaughter, according to Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman
Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is now in custody and has been charged with third-degree murder.