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Derek Chauvin. Derek Chauvin.

When prosecuting attorney Jerry Blackwell told a Minnesota jury on Monday that former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who is on trial for the alleged murder of George Floyd, “betrayed” his police officer badge “when he used excessive and unreasonable force against the body of George Floyd,” he spoke from behind plexiglass that bordered him on three sides.

Jerry W. Blackwell of Blackwell Burke. Jerry W. Blackwell of Blackwell Burke.

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Jason Grant

Jason Grant is a staff writer covering legal stories and cases for the New York Law Journal, the National Law Journal and Law.com, and a former practicing attorney. He's written and reported previously for the New York Times, the Star-Ledger, the L.A. Times and other publications. Contact him at [email protected] On Twitter, pls find him @JasonBarrGrant

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