Apr 21, 2021 - Politics & Policy

What the Chauvin verdict means for future police brutality cases

After former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty on three counts in the murder of George Floyd, many are asking what the success of the prosecution’s case against Chauvin may mean for future prosecutions.

Axios Re:Cap is joined by Damon Hewitt, acting president of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, to discuss the prosecution’s case and whether this could mark a turning point in how other police brutality cases are handled.

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