Derek Chauvin Defense Attorney. Local defense attorney mark reichel joined fox40 tuesday evening to talk. Attorneys for the prosecution and defense presented their closing arguments in the murder trial of former police officer derek chauvin, charged with killing george floyd.
Derek chauvin, the former minneapolis police officer charged in the killing of george floyd , is being represented by eric nelson, an attorney who's exclusively practiced criminal defense. As jury deliberations continue in the derek chauvin trial, defense attorney and former prosecutor imran ansari joins cbsn am to discuss closing arguments in the case. But let's also be clear:
Minnesota attorney general keith ellison.
The veteran cop was emotionless as judge peter cahill read the jury's decision. Chauvin and his attorney speak to hennepin county judge peter cahill after the judge has put the trial into the hands of the jury. The derek chauvin trial jury was given their final instructions before beginning defense attorney eric nelson argued in his closing statement that the state failed to prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt and that therefore. The former minneapolis police officer derek chauvin was found guilty of murder and manslaughter charges in the death of george floyd, a black man whose killing sparked nationwide protests.creditcredit.joshua rashaad mcfadden for the new york times.