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Black Lives Matter: Four police officers charged with murder of Breonna Taylor

The deaths of Taylor and George Floyd, who was murdered by a white police officer in Minneapolis in May 2020, became the focus of a wave of mass protests in the United States.
A photo of Breonna Taylor is seen among other photos of women who have lost their lives as a result of violence during the 2nd Annual Defend Black Women March in Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, DC. (AFP)
A photo of Breonna Taylor is seen among other photos of women who have lost their lives as a result of violence during the 2nd Annual Defend Black Women March in Black Lives Matter Plaza in Washington, DC. (AFP)
Published on Aug 04, 2022 11:18 PM IST
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Ex-cop Thomas Lane gets 2 1/2 years on Floyd killing federal charge

US District Judge Paul Magnuson sentenced Lane for his February conviction of depriving Floyd of medical care as he lay dying under Officer Derek Chauvin’s knee in May 2020.
Former Minneapolis police Officer Thomas Lane.(AP)
Former Minneapolis police Officer Thomas Lane.(AP)
Published on Jul 21, 2022 10:05 PM IST
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George Floyd death case: Ex-police officer pleads guilty to manslaughter

  • Thomas Lane was convicted in February of federal charges of violating the civil rights of Floyd, the African-American man whose May 2020 murder sparked nationwide protests.
Under the plea agreement, Lane will serve three years in a federal prison, the court spokesman said.(AP)
Under the plea agreement, Lane will serve three years in a federal prison, the court spokesman said.(AP)
Published on May 19, 2022 04:29 AM IST
AFP |

George Floyd death: Chauvin expected to plead guilty

  • Chauvin was sentenced in June to 22 and a half years in prison for Floyd's May 2020 death, which sparked protests against racial injustice and police brutality across the United States.
Chauvin and three other police officers who were on the scene during Floyd's fatal arrest -- Tou Thao, Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane -- were charged with violating his constitutional rights and failing to respond to his medical needs.(AP)
Chauvin and three other police officers who were on the scene during Floyd's fatal arrest -- Tou Thao, Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane -- were charged with violating his constitutional rights and failing to respond to his medical needs.(AP)
Published on Dec 14, 2021 03:19 AM IST
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'I can't breathe': Year after George Floyd's death, NBA player faces cop action

A 15-minute-long bodycam video shows how a calm incident involving basketball player Jaxson Hayes rapidly escalated, and he was tased. The officers ultimately handcuffed Hayes and forced him to sit in a chair.
File photo of New Orleans Pelicans center Jaxson Hayes.(AP)
File photo of New Orleans Pelicans center Jaxson Hayes.(AP)
Published on Aug 28, 2021 03:18 PM IST
By | Written by Amit Chaturvedi, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
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