Former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has asked a judge for a new trial two weeks after he was found guilty of murder and manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd, court records showed.
- Chavin’s lawyer said the court abused its discretion and that the verdict should be impeached
- He said the jury committed misconduct, felt pressured, and/or failed to adhere to jury instructions
- One of the jurors participated in a march to honour Martin Luther King Jr
In a series of motions…