Throughout the trial, the prosecutor showed evidence that Chauvin violated his department’s policy in a multitude of ways, which led to Floyd’s death.
“George Floyd complained of difficulty breathing just before dying”, defenders of Derek Chauvin insist. “This means that he died of a fentanyl overdose. I Googled it, and difficulty breathing is a symptom of opioid overdose! Derek Chauvin had nothing to do with Floyd’s death!”
Those who know me know that I am both pessimistic and arrogant. I believe that nearly everything in the US is hopeless, and I am pretty damn sure that I’m right. As such, I must admit when I am totally wrong.