Ex-officers guilty in George Floyd civil rights case


10:00 p.m. weather reportTimes will hit the teens on Friday on the subway and hit the mid-30s on Saturday.

Minnesota Freedom Fund’s new leadership discusses accountabilityA non-profit organization Twin Cities has taken in tens of millions of dollars since the murder of George Floyd. The group pays bail and immigration bonds for those who cannot afford it – but some have questioned the group’s responsibility.

Ukrainian Minnesotans desperately want peaceUkrainian Americans in Minnesota are trying to reach their loved ones, while keeping a constant eye on their homeland as the Russians continue to invade.

Ex-officers guilty in George Floyd civil rights caseProsecutors said Tou Thao, Thomas Lane and J. Alexander Kueng had a duty to help George Floyd, but instead ignored his pleas for help as Derek Chauvin pinned him to the ground. On Thursday, the jury agreed, convicting all three of them for each federal charge against them.

6:00 p.m. weather reportMeteorologist Chris Shaffer says warmer air is on the way this weekend.

How Climate Change Affects Hunting and Fishing in MinnesotaWCCO spoke with Joel Nelson, a Minnesota hunting and fishing expert, who said the changes are easy to see in Minnesota’s ecosystems.

Senate Republicans announce ‘biggest tax cut’ in Minnesota historyThe proposal would cost more than $8.5 billion over the next three years and reduce first-tier tax rates to 2.8%.

Dpree Robinson charged with murder of 9-year-old girlInvestigators say that in social media posts, Robinson’s girlfriend called him a “child killer”.

Minnesota lawmakers condemn Russia’s invasion of UkraineMinnesota’s congressional delegation said the United States must stand with the Ukrainian people against Russian aggression.

Minneapolis residents rally in support of UkraineWCCO-TV spoke with a Minneapolis worker who is worried about his family in Ukraine following the invasion by Russian forces.

3 ex-Minneapolis officers convicted of violating George Floyd’s civil rightsTou Thao, Thomas Lane and J Alexander Kueng were found guilty of violating the civil rights of George Floyd when they failed to intervene and provide medical treatment.

5:00 p.m. weather reportMeteorologist Chris Shaffer reports light snow that fell Thursday evening in the Twin Cities subway.

“It’s only responsibility”Philonise Floyd, George Floyd’s brother, and Brandon Williams, George Floyd’s nephew, spoke to reporters after three former Minneapolis police officers were found guilty in federal court of violating George Floyd’s civil rights .

“These officers chose to do nothing”Federal officials and prosecutors are speaking out after three former Minneapolis police officers were found guilty of violating the civil rights of George Floyd.

Ex-officers convicted of violating George Floyd’s civil rightsThe three Minneapolis police officers were found guilty of all charges against them.

Do guilty verdicts send a statement about policing?Attorney Joe Tamburino, unaffiliated with the case, discusses the guilty verdicts against J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao.

Latest verdicts add to series of guilty verdicts against police officersThe guilty verdicts against J Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao come after former officers Kim Potter and Derek Chauvin were also convicted of fatal police incidents.

Pool reporters describe juror crying during verdictJennifer Mayerle relays what the few reporters inside the courtroom reported on the three ex-officers’ guilty verdict in the death of George Floyd.

‘A surprise’: Lawyer overturns guilty verdicts in George Floyd’s federal trialJoe Tamburino, unaffiliated with the case, talks about the implications of the three former MPD officers being found guilty of all charges.

Impact of Guilty Verdicts in Federal George Floyd CaseJournalist Esme Murphy covered the entire trial of the three former MPD officers.

3 former MPD cops found guilty of all federal charges in George Floyd’s deathThe three officers accused of violating the civil rights of George Floyd have been found guilty of all charges against them.

The jury has returned its verdict in the federal trial of George FloydVerdicts have been reached in the federal trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged in the death of George Floyd.

WCCO Digital Update: Afternoon of February 24, 2022Amelia Santaniello has the latest Thursday afternoon.

‘The Godfather’ returns to theaters for its 50th anniversaryParamount is also releasing all three films in the epic trilogy on 4K Ultra HD for the very first time on March 22.

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