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Win for BLM: Uninvolved ‘George Floyd Cop’ Sentenced

A federal judge sentenced former Minneapolis police Officer Thomas Lane to 2 1/2 years in prison Thursday for violating George Floyd’s civil rights, calling Lane’s role in the restraint that killed Floyd “a very serious offense in which a life was lost” but handing down a sentence well below what prosecutors and Floyd’s family sought. Judge Paul Magnuson’s sentence was just slightly ...

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