Add news
Нами Накагава — Kimi Wa Kirameki/Ты - Сияние! (feat. Ichigo Tanuki)
March 2010
April 2010
May 2010June 2010July 2010
August 2010
September 2010October 2010
November 2010
December 2010
January 2011
February 2011March 2011April 2011May 2011June 2011July 2011August 2011September 2011October 2011November 2011December 2011January 2012February 2012March 2012April 2012May 2012June 2012July 2012August 2012September 2012October 2012November 2012December 2012January 2013February 2013March 2013April 2013May 2013June 2013July 2013August 2013September 2013October 2013November 2013December 2013January 2014February 2014March 2014April 2014May 2014June 2014July 2014August 2014September 2014October 2014November 2014December 2014January 2015February 2015March 2015April 2015May 2015June 2015July 2015August 2015September 2015October 2015November 2015December 2015January 2016February 2016March 2016April 2016May 2016June 2016July 2016August 2016September 2016October 2016November 2016December 2016January 2017February 2017March 2017April 2017May 2017June 2017July 2017August 2017September 2017October 2017November 2017December 2017January 2018February 2018March 2018April 2018May 2018June 2018July 2018August 2018September 2018October 2018November 2018December 2018January 2019February 2019March 2019April 2019May 2019June 2019July 2019August 2019September 2019October 2019November 2019December 2019January 2020February 2020March 2020April 2020May 2020June 2020July 2020August 2020September 2020October 2020November 2020December 2020January 2021February 2021March 2021April 2021
123456789101112131415161718
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
News Every Day |

Derek Chauvin Choking George Floyd With Knee Was ‘Totally Unnecessary,’ Minneapolis Police Lieutenant Testifies

Minneapolis Police Lt. Richard Zimmerman testified on Friday that Derek Chauvin choking George Floyd with his knee was “totally unnecessary” and “uncalled for.”

“If your knee is on a person’s neck, that can kill them,” Zimmerman, who joined the Minneapolis Police Department in 1985, said. “Pulling him down to the ground facedown and putting your knee on a neck for that amount of time is just uncalled for.”

Zimmerman also said once an individual is put in handcuffs, the “threat level goes down all the way” and that he saw “no reason for why the officers felt they were in danger.”

“They’re cuffed. How can they really hurt you?” Zimmerman said.

The lieutenant said he had never been trained to put his knee on someone’s neck while they were in handcuffs.

During cross-examination, Chauvin’s attorney, Eric Nelson, argued that a person in handcuffs could still pose a threat and officers have to make decisions about what kind of force to use based on the situation.

Chauvin is charged with manslaughter, second-degree murder and third-degree murder. The trial continues on Monday.

Related stories from TheWrap:

Derek Chauvin Trial: Critics Call Sexism on Questioning of Firefighter Genevieve Hansen

MMA Fighter Testifies Derek Chauvin Used 'Blood Choke' on George Floyd

Woman Who Filmed George Floyd's Killing Delivers Emotional Testimony: 'This Was a Cry for Help'





Read also

After Months of Lying and Refusing to Visit the Border, Joe Biden Calls Border a “Crisis” (Video)

We threw a bunch of the most overused Hinge chat-up lines at the dating app's CEO. Here are his suggestions for improving them.

Diane Warren Performs Her 12 Oscar-Nominated Songs in 5 Minutes





News, articles, comments, with a minute-by-minute update, now on Today24.pro



Today24.pro — latest news 24/7. You can add your news instantly now — here
News Every Day

How To Cut Every Cheese Method Mastery Epicurious