Mar 8, 2021 - News
In photos: Calls for justice as Derek Chauvin trial begins
A delay in jury selection in the Chauvin trial didn't stop demonstrators from filling the streets of downtown Minneapolis to demand justice for George Floyd.
Above: George Floyd's sister Bridgett Floyd urged people to emulate her brother's kind and generous spirit after attending the morning court proceedings.
- "I sat in the courtroom today and looked at the officer who took my brother's life," she said. "I just really wanted that officer to know how much love Floyd had."
Below: Scenes from the demonstrations, which attracted droves of peaceful protesters.
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