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this is the wus live from berlin jury in the us finds a white x. policeman guilty of murdering george floyd president biden calls that a start in the fight against racism no one should be above the law. in today's verdict sends that message but it's not enough. we can't stop you. the jury in minneapolis found guilty of all charges in the killing also coming up. russian president vladimir putin addresses the nation amid rising tensions with
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ukraine and growing concern for the health of dissident leader. who is on hunger strike in prison. uncertainty after a chance president was reported killed fighting rebels in the country's north interested me was an ally of western states in the fight against extremists will find out what is this means for the country and places fabio. is a good game over for a proposed european super league after an exodus of elite football clubs from their controversial project even its founders are having 2nd thoughts. i'm going to have our 1st welcome to the program jury in minneapolis has found former police officer derek chauvet guilty of 2nd degree murder and manslaughter.
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in the death of george floyd last year he was filmed killing floyd a black man by pressing his knee on floyd's neck from all the 9 minutes the mud a spock global outrage and protests against racism and police brutality people in minneapolis celebrated the verdict we the jury in the above entitled matter as to count one unintentional 2nd degree murder while committing a felony by the defendant guilty to the words so many have been hoping and waiting for their guilty on all counts derek chauvin now a convicted murderer at the end of a tense 3 week trial. justice for george floyd what began as a rallying cry has become reality. thanks just crowds who had gathered at george floyd square the site where he was murdered were overcome by emotion. overwhelmed i'm grateful and relieved so i'm i feel grounded i can feel my feet on
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the concrete i'm super grateful that this is the verdict and that we can now move to the next case. george floyd slow death has now been seen by millions. while attempting to arrest him last may show been pinned to handcuff floyd to the ground kneeling on his neck for 9 minutes 29 seconds. i can't breathe for some of his final words. floyd's killing on least one of the biggest waves of protests in u.s. history against systemic racism and police brutality. president joe biden hailed the decision as an important step toward police reform it was a murder in full light of day and to rip the blinders off for the whole world to see the systemic racism vice president just referred to their system integration this is a nation's.


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