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The murder trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has begun, 10 months after George Floyd died in the street with Chauvin’s knee on his neck. Americans, especially Black Americans, are watching closely to see if justice will be done.    The beginning of the trial made me profoundly sad, but also profoundly hopeful.    It made […]

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BY BRENDAN SONNONE ORLANDO SENTINEL/TNS Florida State University running back Dalvin Cook remained stoic, just as he had for the entirety of his trial, as the court clerk announced that Cook was found not guilty of misdemeanor battery. His grandmother, Betty Cook, was a little less reserved as she led a small cheering section behind […]