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Breaking News: Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22 1/2 Year’s In Prison For George Floyd’s Death

Breaking News: Derek Chauvin Sentenced To 22 1/2 Year’s In Prison For George Floyd’s Death

Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin has been sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd, whose dying gasps under Chauvin’s knee led to the biggest outcry against racial injustice in the U.S. in generations.

The punishment handed out Friday fell short of the 30 years that prosecutors had requested.

Read More: Judge Turns Down Derek Chauvin’s Request For A New Trail In Floyd Deathhttps://agnesisika.com/judge-turns-down-derek-chauvins-request-for-a-new-trail-in-floyd-death/

With good behavior, Chauvin, 45, could be paroled after serving two-thirds of his sentence, or about 15 years.

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