Citing safety, judge allows officer accused in George Floyd's death to live outside Minnesota until trial

MINNEAPOLIS — Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer charged with murdering George Floyd after he knelt on his neck for nearly 9 minutes on May 25, was given permission to live in Minnesota or any of four bordering states after he posted $1 million bail Wednesday.Hennepin County District Judge Peter Cahill, who is presiding over the trial of Chauvin on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges, modified his release conditions Thursday without a public hearing, citing unspecific safety concerns that were presented to him in secret.Cahill’s order, made public Friday morning, sa…

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