Update: This interview took place before the sentencing of Derek Chauvin. After the interview, Judge Peter Cahill sentenced Chauvin to 22 and a half years in prison, with 199 days credit for time already served.
Reset checks in with a criminal defense lawyer ahead of Derek Chauvin’s sentencing hearing on Friday. The former Minneapolis Police officer was convicted in April of murdering George Floyd last year, sparking a wave of protests against systemic racism and police brutality.
GUEST: Andrea Lyon, criminal defense lawyer in private practice and former public defender