Derek Chauvin’s Attorney Says Judge Should Give Him Much Lighter Sentence Than Suggested Guideline 06/04/2021
Eric Nelson says the former cop who killed George Floyd and faces up to 40 years behind bars is the product of a broken system.
George Floyd's Brother Terrence Floyd Speaks About His Brother and the Search for Justice
Terrence Floyd speaks with BET.com about the experience he and his family have undergone and the path forward.
Black AG, Keith Ellison Takes Over George Floyd Murder Prosecution
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced on May 31 that the state's attorney general, Keith Ellison, will take the lead in any prosecutions related to the death of George Floyd.
Moving Photos Of Peaceful Protest And Police Brutality
Hundreds of thousands took to the streets demanding justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and others. These seven powerful images illustrate a critical moment for the nation.
Jay-Z Calls Minnesota Governor About George Floyd
Minnesota governor Tim Walz revealed during a press conference on May 31 that Jay-Z called him urging that he pursued justice for George Floyd.
George Floyd Cause of Death Ruled A Homicide In New Autopsy
An independent autopsy performed on the body of George Floyd that he died of 'asphyxiation from sustained pressure' in a statement released by Benjamin Crump.
Joe Biden Says George Floyd's Death Is 'A Wake Up Call'
Biden spoke a day after police lobbed tear gas at protestors at a park near the White House to clear a path for President Trump to take a photo in front of a church.
Jay-Z And Roc Nation Share Powerful Tribute To George Floyd
Jay-Z and his label Roc Nation have taken out full-page ads in newspapers across the country in honor of George Floyd and the thousands of other victims of police killings.
Vanessa Bryant On ‘Untouched’ Kobe Murals During L.A. Protests
Following the L.A. protests in wake of the killing of George Floyd, she is thanking the community for leaving the murals of her husband Kobe and daughter Gianna safe.
Black Lives Matter Joins With L.A. Pride For Solidarity Protest
Los Angeles Pride announced that they will hold a peaceful protest in response to the racial injustices following George Floyd's death.
Obama Calls for Mayors to Review Use of Force Policies
President Barack Obama held a virtual town hall to address the nation following widespread protests sparked by the deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery.
Megan Thee Stallion Donates $10K To Bail Relief In Houston
As protests continue in cities across the U.S. in the wake of George Floyd’s death, Megan Thee Stallion is the latest celebrity to donate to a bail fund for protesters.
All Officers Now Charged In George Floyd Killing
Former Minnesota police officers J Alexander Kueng, Tou Thao, and Thomas Lane have been charged with aiding and abetting murder, as a result of the death of George Floyd.
George Floyd's Family Speaks Out
In the wake of George Floyd's death, daughter Gianna reflects on her dad, and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper speaks against the use of military force on protestors.
George Floyd Honored At Minneapolis Memorial Service
Mourners gathered at North Central university sanctuary to honor the life and impact Floyd made on the community and the nation.
Kanye Sets Up College Fund For George Floyd Daughter
Kanye West has finally broken his silence in the wake of the senseless killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery.
Janet Jackson Tweets Support For Black Lives Matter
Janet Jackson added her voice in support of Black Lives Matter Movement and nationwide protests in the aftermath of the police killing of George Floyd.
Tiffany Haddish Breaks Down Over George Floyd Memorial
Tiffany Haddish has opened up on why she attended the George Floyd memorial saying the recent deaths of unarmed Black people has triggered painful memories from her childhood.
George Floyd’s Daughter Gianna Receives Disney Stock
George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter Gianna is Disney certified!
Tyler Perry Talks About Police Killing Of George Floyd
In a powerful essay, Tyler Perry opens up about his thoughts on racial injustice and his optimism and vision for the future of America when it comes to his 5-year-old son.
Black Officer Charged In George Floyd's Death Claims Self-Defense
J. Alexander Keung has pleaded not guilty and is claiming self-defense after being charged with aiding and abetting murder and manslaughter in the death of George Floyd.
Third Cop Charged In George Floyd Killing Is Out Of Jail
Tou Thao, 34, is the third fired Minneapolis police officer who was charged in the Memorial Day killing of George Floyd has now been released from Hennepin County jail.
Cop Who Killed George Floyd Charged With Felony Tax Fraud
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis Police cop charged with second-degree murder in the George Floyd killing, has been charged with nine counts of felony tax fraud.
Baltimore Ravens Call For Passage Of George Floyd Bill
The Baltimore Ravens call on Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell for a vote on the George Floyd 2020 Justice in Policing Act.
Minnesota Vikings Honored George Floyd On Game Day
Before taking the field against the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 13, the Minnesota Vikings honored George Floyd's family.
Derek Chauvin Released From Jail On $1M Bond
Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd, was released from a correctional facility on Oct. 7 after posting bond.
George Floyd Mural To Be Unveiled In Time For His Birthday
A new George Floyd mural will be unveiled for his birthday on Oct. 14 in his hometown of Houston during a special ceremony.
George Floyd's Family Pushes Voter Registration
His family will be working with local voter organizations, hitting the Minnesota streets encouraging people to vote in the days leading up to his birthday.
Teen Who Recorded George Floyd?s Death To Be Honored
Darnella Frazier to receive the PEN/Benenson Courage Award.
Lil Baby Funds A Birthday Party For George Floyd’s Daughter
Lil Baby helped throw a birthday party for George Floyd’s daughter, Gianna, on Dec. 16.
George Floyd Trial: Barbed Wire Fencing Barricade Installed Around Minneapolis Courthouse
The city is anticipating protests and unrest at the murder trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin.
Extended Story - George Floyd
Civil rights attorney Nekima Levy Armstrong explains her journey to becoming a social justice activist and how overreliance on law enforcement has negatively impacted Black communities.
BREAKING: Derek Chauvin Verdict: Guilty On All Counts In Death of George Floyd, New Mugshot Revealed
A jury has decided the former Minneapolis police officer will spend years behind bars in one of the most consequential trials in U.S. history.
Darnella Frazier, The Teenager Who Filmed George Floyd’s Death, Posts Emotional Message Following Verdict
If it wasn't for Frazier's heroic efforts to record the fatal encounter, it's possible Floyd's story wouldn't have received international attention sparking change.
George Floyd: Three Ex-Officers Will Face Trial For Aiding and Abetting Murder
Tou Thao, J. Alexander Kueng and Thomas Lane looked on and allegedly prevented multiple witnesses from rendering aid to a suffocating George Floyd.
Oprah Tells Dr. Oz the Derek Chauvin Trial Caused Her to Think of Emmett Till
The show host says the similarities of the trials made her fear that justice would not be served.
3 Ways To Continue Demanding Justice Now That The Derek Chauvin Trial Is Over
Civil Rights organization, Color of Change, offers tips on how you can make a difference in the fight to save Black lives.
George Floyd: Trial For Three Cops Charged With Manslaughter Pushed To March
Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Kueng, and Tou Thao have been charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder and aiding and abetting second-degree manslaughter.
Philonise Floyd Remembers His Brother George, One Year After His Tragic Death
Floyd's younger brother, Philonise, will appear on a three-night BET News special on the one year anniversary of his brother's death.
George Floyd: A Timeline in the Search for Justice One Year Later
One year in the journey since the Minneapolis man was killed by police.
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