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Derek Chauvin Found Guilty Of George Floyd's Murder

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| The jury has found former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all the counts he faced over the death of George Floyd.

Trial Of Derek Chauvin In The Death Of George Floyd Goes To The Jury

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Ahead of closing arguments in the case of the former Minneapolis police officer, Judge Peter Cahill issued detailed instructions to the jury. Chauvin faces three counts.

2 Proud Boys Ordered Jailed Pending Trial In Capitol Riot Conspiracy Case

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Ethan Nordean and Joseph Biggs had been released, but the government renewed its request to return them to custody after indicting them. A federal judge agreed, given the nature of the allegations.

Hundreds Of Fyre Festival Ticket Holders Poised To Win Payout In Class-Action Suit

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A class-action settlement will award 277 ticket holders more than $7,000 each, pending a judge's approval in May. The final sum could be reduced depending on ongoing bankruptcy proceedings.

Oath Keepers Member Is 1st To Plead Guilty In Capitol Riot Investigation

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Jon Schaffer pleaded guilty to two charges — obstructing an official proceeding and entering restricted grounds with a dangerous weapon. He has agreed to cooperate fully with investigators.

Democrats Unveil Long-Shot Plan To Expand Size Of Supreme Court From 9 To 13

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Republicans were scathing in their response to the measure, but the bill has a grim future even without their opposition. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she has no plans to bring it to the floor.

Officer Cleared In The Shooting Death Of Ashli Babbitt During Capitol Riot

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The investigation determined the officer did not act with bad purpose or in disregard of the law.

Supreme Court Rules For Worshippers And Against California COVID Restrictions

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The court's unsigned order came on a 5-to-4 vote, preventing the state from enforcing a rule that limits at-home gatherings to no more than three households.

Man Indicted For Attacking Officer With Skateboard During U.S. Capitol Riot

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Federal investigators continue to make arrests into the insurrection at the Capitol months after the siege.