Former police officer Kueng, Thao sentenced for violating Floyd’s rights

ST. Paul, Minn. (AP) – A federal judge Wednesday convicted two former Minneapolis police officers convicted of violating George Floyd’s civil rights. in milder terms than recommended in sentencing guidelines, calling one “really a rookie officer” and describing the other as “a good cop, a father, and a husband.” “ US District Judge Paul Magnuson … Read more

Former cop Lane obtained 2 and a half years for violating Floyd’s rights

ST. Paul, Minn. (AP) – A federal judge sentenced former Minneapolis police officer Thomas Lane to two and a half years in prison on Thursday for violating George Floyd’s civil rights, alleging Lane’s role in the restraint case that killed Floyd. “A very serious offense in which a life is lost” but the sentence is … Read more

Derek Chauvin sentenced to 21 years in federal jail for violating George Floyd’s civil rights

Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 21 years in federal prison for violating George Floyd’s civil rights. Chauvin, who confessed? in December, will also be required to pay compensation. In sentencing, US District Judge Paul Magnuson said that Chauvin was “responsible” for his actions, which included ruining the lives of three other … Read more