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Deena Winter

Deena Winter

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

Minnesota cop guilty of murder: Floyd’s killing reverberated across the country, sparking change in Virginia

By: - April 20, 2021

The jury has spoken, finding Derek Chauvin guilty of murder in the death of George Floyd. The former Minneapolis police officer knelt on the neck of Floyd, who was handcuffed and face down on the pavement, for more than nine minutes last May, a killing that sparked nationwide protests and a reckoning on race and […]