As George Floyd Is Laid To Rest, Trump Focuses On Buffalo Protester Theory


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One the day that George Floyd is laid to rest,Trump focuses ire on 75-year-old protester shoved by police. Trump tweets conspiracy theory about 75-year-old protester hospitalized after being shoved by police, he says nothing about George Floyd as he's laid to rest. "I don't want to hear it," Republicans dodge questions after Trump tweets baseless conspiracy theory about 75-year-old protester.

New videos emerge of police killings. Police body cam video shows a Black man saying "I can't breathe" multiple times during fatal Texas arrest. New Mexico officer accused of using neck restraint during fatal arrest. New Mexico officer heard on video saying, "I'm going to f***ing choke you out, bro," is now charged with manslaughter. Videos released of fatal police shooting of Black man in New Jersey. New Jersey attorney general releases videos of fatal police shooting of Black man after struggle during traffic stop.

Protests are underway for the 15th night as Floyd is laid to rest. Floyd family pleads at funeral, "no more hate crimes." George Floyd's friend said Floyd wanted to "change the world" and that Floyd would mentor her students and others who lived in Houston's housing projects. Family and friends of George Floyd say final goodbye to him.

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