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Former police officer Derek Chauvin is seeking a new trial after a jury last month found him guilty of second-degree unintentional murder, second-degree manslaughter and third-degree murder in connection with the death of George Floyd.

“The cumulative effect of the multiple errors in these proceedings deprived Mr. Chauvin of a fair trial, in violation of his constitutional rights,” the filing states.

The denial of a motion for a venue change was one of the various issues raised to argue for a new trial.

“The Court abused its discretion when it failed to sequester the jury for the duration of the trial, or in the least, admonish them to avoid all media, which resulted in jury exposure to prejudicial publicity regarding the trial during the proceedings, as well as jury intimidation and potential fear of retribution among jurors, which violated Mr. Chauvin’s constitutional rights to due process and to a fair trial,” the filing declares.

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VIDEO: Kim Potter Only sentenced to 16 months in prison for 1st Degree Manslaughter

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Extreme Leniency: Kim Potter was just sentenced to 24 months (2 years) in prison with credit for 8 months time served, meaning her sentence is 16 months.

Judge Regina Chu said that this was the case of a “cop who made a tragic mistake. She drew her firearm thinking it was a Taser and ended up killing a young man.”

The court approved a downward departure from the typical sentence, as Chu said Potter never intended to use her firearm and the scene painted as chaotic. (guy sitting in car)

By Minnesota law, Potter was sentenced only on the higher charge of first-degree manslaughter. The maximum charge is 15 years, but for someone with no criminal history like Potter, guidelines range from between six and eight-and-a-half years.

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Charleston BLM leader sentenced to 18 months in prison over violent rioting and arson

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A Black Lives Matter leader in Charleston, S.C. who rioted multiple times in 2020 has been sentenced this week to 18 months in state prison for setting fire to a police vehicle and battering officers. Abraham Jenkins was also federally sentenced last year to 18 months in federal prison for violent rioting and arson. Many people donated to get him bailed out of jail before he pleaded guilty.

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VIDEO: Colin Kaepernick Compares playing in the NFL with slavery.

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In this Netflix show, Kaepernick fails to mention that all white players go through the same evaluation process.

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