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Rebellion wins demand: All four Minneapolis police charged in murder of George Floyd

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Mobile surveillance unit burning at Minneapolis's former 3rd precinct station (Fight Back! News/staff)

St. Paul, MN - Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison announced this afternoon, June 3, an increase of the charges against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, adding a second-degree murder charge to the indictment against him. In addition, three additional Minneapolis police officers, Thomas Lane, Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng were charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder; they stood by watching Derek Chauvin kneel on George Floyd’s neck for nine minutes until his body was lifeless. They are expected to be taken into custody today.

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