Minnesota State Troopers engaged in a massive "purge" of emails and text messages shortly after the agency was accused of using excessive force during the protests and riots over the death of George Floyd last summer, according to court testimony filed late Friday.
George Floyd's aunt and uncle are collaborating with Minneapolis city leaders to forge a vision for the future of 38th and Chicago. They shared what they wanted to see come to fruition at the intersection that has become an important space for healing.
Less than a week after Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison penned a letter asking the judge who oversaw former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin's trial to remove or modify some language used in the sentencing memorandum, the Hennepin County Court decided they will not make any changes to the memorandum.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is asking the judge who oversaw former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin's trial to remove or modify some of the language used in the sentencing memorandum.
A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 Capitol insurrection voted unanimously Tuesday to hold former White House aide Steve Bannon in contempt of Congress after the longtime ally of former President Donald Trump defied a subpoena for documents and testimony.