Officer’s attorney argues that Floyd ‘killed himself


Publish Date:
August 30, 2020
Los Angeles Times
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“Someone can be under the influence of a drug and can then suffer a homicide at the hands of police,” he said. “That’s what appears to be the case here.”

Suzanne Luban, a Stanford University law lecturer, said that at minimum the evidence suggests Chauvin behaved recklessly. He repeatedly rejected suggestions by Lane — who was concerned that a condition called “excited delirium” could be setting in — to move Floyd.

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