Judge Denies Motion To Delay Or Move Chauvin Trial

Minneapolis’s CBS News affiliate reports:

The judge in the trial of former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin, charged with multiple counts of murder in the death of George Floyd, has ruled that limited details of a previous May 2019 arrest incident be allowed in court. He also denied motions to delay the trial and change the venue.

On Friday morning, Judge Peter Cahill said most of the May 6, 2019 arrest is not relevant to the case and will not be admissible in court. Limited details will be allowed. A portion of the body-worn camera of the officer approaching George Floyd and putting him in handcuffs is allowed.

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