Kim Potter trial: Opening statements in trial over Daunte Wright's death | USA TODAY 1

Kim Potter trial: Opening statements in trial over Daunte Wright’s death | USA TODAY


Jurors will hear opening statements Wednesday in the manslaughter trial of former Minnesota police officer Kim Potter, who shot Daunte Wright while yelling "Taser" in a Minneapolis suburb earlier this year.
RELATED: Daunte Wright death: Kim Potter faces manslaughter charges

The proceedings mark the second time in Minnesota state history that opening statements in a criminal trial will be livestreamed. The first time was earlier this year for the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was convicted of murdering George Floyd.

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  1. I just didn’t know Duate Wright; I’m smart enough to know, when to mind my own business. Even know how to mind my own business.

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