Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP

Ex-policeman’s trial in George Floyd death delayed over possible added charge

  • The judge was given a last-minute order by a higher court to reconsider adding a third-degree murder charge for former officer Derek Chauvin
  • Protesters block traffic around the courthouse on the first day of the high-profile trial over the killing of a black man that sparked rallies across the US

Topic |   George Floyd protests
Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP
Demonstrators protest outside the Hennepin County Government Centre before jury selection at the trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis on Monday. Photo: AFP
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