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Derek Chauvin’s lawyer requests new trial, accusing juror of ‘misconduct’ – NEWS.com.au

Derek Chauvin’s lawyer requests new trial, accusing juror of ‘misconduct’

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Former police officer Derek Chauvin has requested a new trial following his conviction for the murder of George Floyd last month, accusing the jury of misconduct.The demand comes after a photo emerged of one of the jurors, Brandon Mitchell, wearing a Black Lives Matter T-shirt at a protest in Washington D.C. last August.
The rally included speeches from members of Mr Floyd’s family.
In April, the 12-person jury unanimously found Chauvin guilty of second degree murder, third degree murder and second…

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