Derek Chauvin Guilty Verdict !
"Derek Chauvin found guilty of the murder of George Floyd" Guardian News US Derek Chauvin, a police officer witnessed by the world choked George Floyd knelt on his neck for 9 minutes and 29 seconds was found guilty of murder verdict decided by ma jury.The world witnessed George Floyd's last moment starting from Floyd purchasing cigarettes from a grocery shop with an alleged counterfeit 20 dollar bill. The store clerk then called the police who proceeded to arrest Floyd. Chauvin assisted by 2 other police offers restrained Floyd with assistance from 3 other officers J. Alexandrer ,Thomas Lane,Tou Thao. While Chauvin continued to restrain Floyd (who did not resist arrest) was slammed to the ground and calling out, and then the famous cry, "I can't breathe". Chauvin remained with his foot on Floyd's neck for 9 seconds until he lost consciousness. Once an ambulance arrived Floyd was critical and rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead 1 hour later. Guilty The fact that he received a guilty verdict was inevitable a non provoked murder, no one needed to die even if he did have a counterfeit 20 dollar bill it was senseless. There have been cases such as Dylan Roof who shot down 12 people in a Massacre in a Bible study was not killed by the police even though he admitted to the murder and rumors he was taken to Burger king after. George Floyd's death Sparked many protests globally from the UK to Australia to France to Spain! The protests included people from all backgrounds. Staying silent to racism is problematic. Systematic racism is a problem that should be denounced by all not just Black people. Guilty Verdict For many, especially in the US a guilty verdict from George Floyd's trial mean r that there is hope in the American justice system when it comes to police brutality and the verdict was for those (hundreds) who never for justice and they died in vain !! What is your view?and have you ever experienced police brutality or now someone who has?