Biden to meet George Floyd’s family to mark one year since killing

  US President Joe Biden is set to meet with the family of George Floyd, a black man whose death at the hands of police exactly one year ago spurred protests in the US and abroad. The White House announced that Floyd’s family would meet with Biden in Washington on Tuesday, the anniversary of Floyd’s killing, for which police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of second-degree murder. Sentencing has not yet been announced. The trial of three alleged accomplices is scheduled to begin next March. Videos of Chauvin pressing his knee on Floyd’s neck for more than eight minutes

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