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erienewsnow.com 08 Jan, 2022 01:45 am

Attorneys ask to delay state trial of officers charged in George Floyd's death - Erie News Now

Attorneys ask to delay state trial of officers charged in George Floyd's death - Erie News Now
By Brad Parks, CNN

Last month, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, pleaded guilty in federal court to civil rights charges related to the death of George Floyd.Kueng was hired as a police officer with the Minneapolis Police Department in December 2019.When Floyd's death took place, it was Kueng's third shift as a police officer, his attorney Thomas Plunkett said last year.Lane was "doing everything he thought he was supposed to do as a four-day police officer," Gray said.

Thao had been a police officer with the Minneapolis Police Department since 2012.By Brad Parks, CNN Prosecutors and defense attorneys representing the three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in George Floyd's death filed a joint motion on Friday, asking the court to again delay the start of the state trial for the former officers in March due to the upcoming federal civil rights trial for the former officers set to begin later this month.

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