Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.

Chauvin attorney seeks probation; prosecutors want 30 years in prison

Chauvin obeyed all court orders after he bonded out of jail before trial, showing his amenability to probation, his attorney argued.
Derek Chauvin trial juror Journee Howard.
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Chauvin juror breaks down what worked for prosecution

June 10
The 25-year-old Minneapolis woman gave high marks to the prosecution's lung specialist and the Minneapolis police chief.
Derek Chauvin was convicted three weeks ago on charges of second-degree murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter.
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Derek Chauvin appears before federal judge on civil rights charges

June 1
It was Chauvin's first court date since he was convicted of murder and manslaughter.
Former Minneapolis police officer Tou Thao arrived with his attorney Robert Paule for a Sept. 11, 2020, hearing in Minneapolis.
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Prosecutors deny claim that ME's opinion on death of George Floyd was coerced

May 20
State accuses former Minneapolis cop's lawyer of bad faith argument.
J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao
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Date set, then retracted for federal civil rights trial for three former Minneapolis officers

May 15
The federal trial will not precede the state's trial.
J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao.
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Trial moved to March for 3 ex-officers charged in George Floyd's death

May 13
The trial for Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane was postponed after an indictment on U.S. civil rights charges.
Derek Chauvin
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Judge backs aggravating factors in Chauvin trial, clears way for longer prison term

May 12
Judge Peter Cahill finds that former officer Derek Chauvin abused authority, treated George Floyd "with particular cruelty."
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Charges: 3 vandalized former California home of Chauvin defense witness

May 13
The vandalism occurred days after the witness said George Floyd was "resting comfortably" at one point on the pavement shortly before his death.