The household of George Floyd, the Black man who died whereas being arrested by a white police officer in Minneapolis, has reached a $27 million settlement with the Minnesota metropolis, legal professionals for the household introduced Friday.
The settlement is the “largest pre-trial settlement in a civil rights wrongful death case in US history,” the household legal professionals mentioned in an announcement.
Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is at the moment on trial going through homicide and manslaughter prices in reference to Floyd’s May 25 dying. Three different officers additionally face prices.
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