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Deena Winter

Deena Winter

Deena Winter is a freelance journalist for the Minnesota Reformer who has covered state and local government in four states over the past three decades.

Chauvin verdict: Guilty on 3 charges in George Floyd’s death

By: and - April 20, 2021

The jury has spoken, and found Derek Chauvin guilty in the death of George Floyd.  The former Minneapolis police officer knelt on Floyd, who was handcuffed and face down on the pavement, for more than 9 minutes at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue last May.  Chauvin was taken into custody and will be sentenced in […]