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Amy Forliti

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San Antonio, TX, United States

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Recent articles by Amy:

Winston Smith’s date suing over his fatal shooting by police in Minneapolis – Twin Cities

Norhan Askar was emotionally traumatized and her civil rights were violated, her lawyers said Friday. → Read More

Judge won’t change ‘trauma’ wording in Chauvin memo

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota judge who oversaw the trial of Derek Chauvin is denying prosecutors’ request to rewrite his sentencing order as it relates to the four girls who saw Geo… → Read More

Judge won’t change ‘trauma’ wording in Chauvin memo

The Minnesota judge who oversaw the trial of Derek Chauvin is denying prosecutors’ request to rewrite his sentencing order as it relates to the four girls who saw George Floyd’s death, saying Tuesday that they may have been emotionally traumatized but that the state failed to prove it. → Read More

Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years 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. → Read More

Derek Chauvin breaks his silence at sentencing in George Floyd case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former police Officer Derek Chauvin has broken his silence at his sentencing for the murder of George Floyd, offering condolences to Floyd’s family and saying he hope… → Read More

Ex-cop breaks his silence at sentencing in George Floyd case

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former police Officer Derek Chauvin has broken his silence at his sentencing for the murder of George Floyd, offering condolences to Floyd’s family and saying he hope… → Read More

Derek Chauvin faces sentencing in George Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — George Floyd 's family spoke in court Friday of the pain they felt... → Read More

Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years in prison

MINNEAPOLIS — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin was sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for the murder of George Floyd, whose dying gas → Read More

Derek Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years 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. → Read More

Chauvin could face decadeslong sentence in Floyd’s death – Twin Cities

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin learns his sentence Friday for murder in George Floyd’ s death, closing a chapter in a case that sparked global outrag… → Read More

Derek Chauvin sentenced in George Floyd death

Ex-Officer Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22½ years for killing George Floyd, whose death sparked reckoning on race. → Read More

Judge rejects Chauvin's request for new trial in Floyd death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has rejected former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin's request for a new trial in George Floyd's death. → Read More

Judge rejects Chauvin’s request for new trial in Floyd death

A judge has rejected former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin’s request for a new trial in George Floyd’s death. → Read More

Chauvin could face decades long sentence in Floyd’s death

Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin learns his sentence Friday for murder in George Floyd' s death → Read More

Judge rejects Chauvin request for new trial in Floyd death

Chauvin was convicted of second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter for pressing his knee against Floyd’s neck for about 9 1/2 minutes. → Read More

Derek Chauvin could face decadeslong sentence in George Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin learns his sentence Friday for murder in George Floyd's death, closing a chapter in a case that sparked global outrage and a reckoning on racial disparities in America. Chauvin, 45, faces decades in prison, with several legal experts predicting a sentence of 20 to 25 years. → Read More

Chauvin could face decadeslong sentence in Floyd's death

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin learns his sentence... → Read More

Derek Chauvin gets 22 1/2 years in prison for George Floyd’s death

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

LIVE: Derek Chauvin breaks his silence at sentencing in George Floyd case

Chauvin’s mother, Carolyn Pawlenty, took the stand to plead for mercy for son, saying his reputation has been unfairly reduced to that of “an aggressive, heartless and uncaring person” and a racist. → Read More

LIVE: Chauvin could face decades-long sentence in Floyd’s death

Chauvin, 45, faces decades in prison, with several legal experts predicting a sentence of 20 to 25 years. Though Chauvin is widely expected to appeal, he also still faces trial on federal civil rights charges, along with three other fired officers who have yet to have their state trials. → Read More