Politic

Judge postpones trial for 3 ex-cops charged in Floyd's death until March 2022

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette

The trial of Thomas Lane, J. Alexander Kueng and Tou Thao was originally set for Aug. 23.
Read more ...

 

Judge postpones trial for 3 ex-cops charged in Floyd's death

Judge postpones trial for 3 ex-cops charged in Floyd's death

1 month ago   |   By Politico

MINNEAPOLIS - The trial of three former Minneapolis police officers charged with aiding and abetting in the death of George Floyd will be pushed back to March 2022, in part to allow the publicity over Derek Chauvin's conviction to cool off, a judge ruled Thursday.
Thomas Lane, J. Kueng and Tou Thao were scheduled to face trial Aug. 23 on charges they aided and abetted both murder and manslaughter. The officers' co-defendant, Chauvin, was convicted of murder and manslaughter counts. All four officers also face federal charges that allege they violated Floyd's civil rights during his May 25...
Read more ...

 




Former FDA Chief Says COVID-19 Variant May Cause Surge In States With Low...

Former FDA Chief Says COVID-19 Variant May Cause Surge In States With Low Vaccination

“We need to think about a different vaccine delivery strategy to get the people who are still reluctant or who still face challenges," Dr. Scott Gottlieb said Sunday. Read more ...

Trump wishes a happy Father's Day to 'Losers' and 'Radical Left'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, together with his family, from left, Donald Trump Jr., Eric Trump, Trump, Melania Trump, Tiffany Trump and Ivanka Trump, cut the... Read more ...

Paying fortifies ransomware gangs but scant support for bans

BOSTON - If your business falls victim to ransomware and you want simple advice on whether to pay the criminals, don't expect much help from the U.S. government. The answer is... Read more ...

Trump sent out a strange statement wishing 'losers' and 'RINOs' a Happy...

Trump sent out a strange statement wishing 'losers' and 'RINOs' a Happy Father's Day

Summary List Placement Former President Donald Trump took the opportunity on Father's Day this year to hit out at his critics, penning a scathing message insulting his... Read more ...

Global tax deal expected by end of June

After years of political wrangling, officials are close to agreeing on a major overhaul of how the world's biggest companies pay tax. Read more ...

Biden Is Best on the World Stage Since H.W. Bush

Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Barack Obama and Donald Trump all came into office with little or no international affairs experience. And it showed. Read more ...

Meeting With Biden Put Putin on Top of the World

The Geneva summit never should have happened, writes Garry Kasparov. Now that it's over, I'm even more mystified as to why it happened at all. Read more ...

Biden's Climate Plans Meet Trump's Judiciary

Ruling against the administration's pause on new oil and gas leases is a sign of what's to come. Read more ...

Is Biden Doing Worse in the Courts Than Trump?

Biden actually has racked up a litany of notable court losses. Read more ...

It's Time to Declare Racism a Public Health Crisis

The data we have helps to draw correlation among the social determinants of health and systemic racism Read more ...