Adrian Florido

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'Y Volver, Volver': As Restrictions Lift, Mariachi Are Back

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

As the pandemic recedes, the sounds of daily life are returning to American neighborhoods. In Mexican communities, that means mariachi musicians are back serenading family parties.

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Teachers Say Laws Banning Critical Race Theory Are Putting A Chill On Their Lessons

Friday, May 28, 2021

Educators say Republican bills to restrict teaching on race are forcing teachers to second-guess whether they can lead students in important conversations at a critical time.

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'We Can And Should Teach This History': New Bills Limit How Teachers Talk About Race

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Republican state lawmakers across the country are advancing bills that limit how public school teachers can talk about race in the classroom.

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Woman's Killing In Puerto Rico Spurs Calls For Government To Act

Tuesday, May 04, 2021

A star Puerto Rican boxer has been charged for the grisly death of a pregnant woman said to be his girlfriend, renewing focus on what many on the island have called a crisis of violence against women.

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Chauvin Verdict Looms As 3 Ex-Officers Face Trial In George Floyd's Death

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

The conviction of Derek Chauvin on all three counts against him inserts new dynamics into the case against the three other former officers charged in the killing of George Floyd.

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Chauvin Is Taken Into Custody To Wait For Sentencing

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

The conviction of former police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd is a major moment in the push for police to face accountability in the killings of Black men.

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Minneapolis' Reaction To Chauvin's Verdict

Tuesday, April 20, 2021

In Minneapolis, crowds gathered Tuesday to celebrate the guilty verdict in Derek Chauvin's murder trial.

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Closing Arguments Delivered In Derek Chauvin's Murder Trial

Monday, April 19, 2021

Lawyers delivered their closing arguments in Derek Chauvin's murder trial before the start of jury deliberations.

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Derek Chauvin's Trial Heads Toward Closing Arguments

Sunday, April 18, 2021

Closing arguments in Derek Chauvin's murder trial are scheduled for Monday, following nearly three weeks of witness testimony.

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Chauvin Declined To Take The Stand On Final Day Of Testimony In His Murder Trial

Thursday, April 15, 2021

Testimony ended in the trial of Derek Chauvin. Chauvin declined to testify in his own defense. Closing arguments are scheduled for Monday.

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Forensic Expert For Chauvin's Defense Said Heart Disease, Drugs Killed George Floyd

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

On the second day of defense testimony in the Derek Chauvin trial, a forensic expert told jurors that George Floyd's heart conditions and the effects of drugs killed him.

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Defense Calls Its First Witnesses In the Derek Chauvin Trial

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

After two weeks of testimony, the prosecution rested its case in the trial of Derek Chauvin. The defense began calling its first witnesses.

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Prosecution Team Enters Another Week Of Testimony In Chauvin Trial

Monday, April 12, 2021

The prosecution in Minneapolis this week will finish laying out its case in the trial of former police officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused in the killing of George Floyd.

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"Totally Unnecessary": MPD Senior Officer Testifies Regarding Chauvin's Use Of Force

Friday, April 02, 2021

On day five of Derek Chauvin's murder trial, the Minneapolis Police Department's most senior officer testified that the way Chauvin pressed his knee into George Floyd's neck was "totally unnecessary."

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On Day 4 Of Chauvin Trial, Focus Became Medical Evidence And George Floyd's Drug Use

Thursday, April 01, 2021

On the fourth day of Derek Chauvin's trial for the murder of George Floyd, the courtroom's focus shifted to Floyd's drug use and medical evidence.

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Surveillance Video Of George Floyd Shown In The 3rd Day Of The Chauvin Trial

Wednesday, March 31, 2021

On the third day of Derek Chauvin's murder trial, jurors were shown surveillance video of George Floyd inside the convenience store where he used a fake bill to buy cigarettes.

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Witnesses Take The Stand On 2nd Day Of Derek Chauvin Trial

Tuesday, March 30, 2021

On the second day of the Derek Chauvin trial, prosecutors called several bystanders who had watched as Chauvin held his knee on George Floyd's neck to stand as witnesses.

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The Mood In Minneapolis Is Tense As Chauvin Trial Is About To Start

Monday, March 29, 2021

Minneapolis braces for the start of the trail of Derek Chauvin, the ex-officer charged with murdering George Floyd. The Floyd family held a vigil Sunday night at a church near where Floyd was killed.

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Chauvin Trial Shines A Light On George Floyd's Death, Racial Injustice

Monday, March 29, 2021

Opening statements begin Monday in the trial of an ex-policeman who was videoed with his knee on George Floyd's neck for nearly nine minutes. It sparked a reckoning over race and justice in America.

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Half Of The Jury In The Chauvin Trial Is Nonwhite. That's Only Part Of The Story

Thursday, March 25, 2021

The fact that four of the jurors are Black and two are multiracial glosses over some important nuance.

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