Jury selection continues Thursday in the trial of Derek Chauvin | USA TODAY

Jury selection continues Thursday in the trial of Derek Chauvin | USA TODAY 1

 

Jury selection was delayed Monday in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin while an appeal proceeds over the possible reinstatement of a third-degree murder charge.

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At the Hennepin County Government Center, National Guard troops stood behind concrete blockades and a gargantuan chain-link fence topped with barbed wire. As jury selection began for Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing Floyd, a handful of protesters gathered across the street, eyes locked on the building as if they could witness the court proceedings from the outside.

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48 Comments on "Jury selection continues Thursday in the trial of Derek Chauvin | USA TODAY"

  1. Saint George will truly be missed by his drug dealers. He died of fentanyl toxicity & heart disease💯

  2. CAN U SEE THE THE MISTAKE IN THIS SENTENCE …Read more

  3. A So Durrani | March 11, 2021 at 6:18 PM | Reply

    Let Chauvin go he did nothing wrong.

    • @wowwt exactly. People need to watch the full video or shut the F up.

    • ahmed elgohary | March 13, 2021 at 2:00 AM | Reply

      @wowwt what about the fact that he had his knee there for 8 minutes and 2 more minutes after he was already unconscious even if it’s protocol I am pretty sure protocol does not include have your knee there after a person is becoming unconscious and as you can see that protocol isn’t very good cops are going to deal with drug users people with asthma or any other conditions so protocol oh having your knee on someone’s neck obviously didn’t work here and protocol apparently was not good enough at teach cops when to make sure someone is breathing and not dying on them.

    • @ahmed elgohary I’m not even going to read that garbage you typed.

    • ahmed elgohary | March 13, 2021 at 2:23 AM | Reply

      @wowwt it’s okay it was protocol

    • A So Durrani go to 💤 😴

  4. Nicholas Tyler | March 11, 2021 at 6:28 PM | Reply

    3rd degree murder? Not stating any opinon on what’s justified here… but if u shoot to prosecute for murder and get this.. hes prob just gonna get sentenced like 6 months and get released before he changes jumpsuits due to “covid worries” at this point. This is just theater to do nothing to please one side and say “well we tried right?” Noice work guys

  5. Dharmendra Sharma | March 11, 2021 at 6:47 PM | Reply

    Gut is telling me a lot of these summoned individuals have been coached prior to this.

  6. I wouldn’t want to be part of this jury because I care about my life.

  7. DEREK, PRAYING FOR YOU. THIS WAS A HORRIBLE SCENE FOR EVERYONE!!!! JESUS IS COMING SOON TO TAKE US OUT OF THIS WORLD……..

    • Take your meds sicko

    • @dream you first.

    • @dream I’m guessing you have not heard about the mercy of God toward sinners like me and you. God says, “For ALL HAVE SINNED AND FALLEN SHORT OF THE GLORY OF GOD, AND THE WAGES OF SIN IS DEATH, BUT THE GIFT OF GOD IS ETERNAL LIFE IN CHRIST JESUS OUR LORD.” SO, DEREK IS A SINNER. HE MADE A POOR CHOICE. GEORGE WAS HIGH ON DRUGS, NOT SUBMITTING TO AUTHORITY. POOR CHOICES WERE MADE ON BOTH SIDES. DEREK AND GEORGE WERE BOTH BOUNCERS AT THE SAME CLUB. BOTH STRONG. WE HUMANS CAN’T SEE THE WHOLE STORY. IT WAS TRAGIC. BUT IF WE SINNERS BELIEVE JESUS CHRIST IS GOD, WHO WAS BORN IN HUMAN FLESH, HE LIVED THE PERFECT SINLESS LIFE, AND HE WILLINGLY DIED A HORRIBLE VIOLENT DEATH BEING NAILED TO THE CROSS FOR OUR SINS PUNISHMENT, HE WAS BURIED, AND ROSE ALIVE FROM THE DEAD. THEN, YOU TOO CAN BE FORGIVEN. A L L YOUR SINS!!! JESUS IS THE ONLY SAVIOR OF THIS FALLEN WORLD. HE CAME TO SET US CAPTIVES FREE FROM SINS POWER, FREE FROM GOD’S CONDEMNATION IN ETERNAL PUNISHMENT IN HELL. ALL BY GOD’S GRACE, MERCY, AND KINDNESS, THROUGH FAITH IN JESUS DEATH ON YOUR BEHALF. SO, REPENT OF YOUR SINS, CALL OUT TO JESUS TO SAVE YOU TODAY, WHILE THERE IS STILL TIME, RECEIVE HIM INTO YOUR LIFE AS SAVIOR AND LORD. I DID. NOW, I CAN BE MERCIFUL TOWARDS YOU,,,,, AND OTHERS WHO SIN,,, AND PERHAPS YOU WILL ALSO BE ADOPTED INTO GOD’S ETERNAL FAMILY, BE FORGIVEN, HAVE ETERNAL LIFE, THE HOPE OF HEAVEN. TRULY, Carol, the old Baptist woman of God

    • Material Girl | March 13, 2021 at 12:47 AM | Reply

      @Todd LP stfu

    • franklin bluth | March 13, 2021 at 1:11 AM | Reply

      @Carol Brock you on meth carol?

  8. MYYYYY HEEEEERO!😂

  9. He does not deserve an impartial jury

  10. Edna Richardson | March 12, 2021 at 2:56 AM | Reply

    A S.O.B. YES‼️a cold blooded killer that’s what his mother had

  11. This guy is so screwed. He has no chance at a fair trial.

  12. Robert Jensen | March 12, 2021 at 2:52 PM | Reply

    If the defense does their job, they’ll be able to easily show the following:
    (a) Floyd died from a combination of drugs and heart problems.
    (b) Floyd would have died that day, even if he had just stayed home
    (c) Chauvin restrained Floyd the way all Minneapolis cops are trained to restrain violent suspects.
    (d) There was no evidence, that Chauvin treated black people any different that white people.

  13. God bless Dr Godfatherspellcaster on YouTube who revive my relationship BACK, my Ex is back

  14. Good luck Officer. Don’t let these evil race hustlers get you down

  15. The Commies will tear up that city regardless of the outcome…

  16. Ignorant Motherfucker | March 13, 2021 at 2:37 PM | Reply

    He should be let free …

    In the streets of west Orlando

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