Officer Derek Chauvin, indicted for third degree murder, held his knee on his neck while one of the other two policemen who kept him stuck on the ground crushed the back by compressing the lungs.
The outcome of the new autopsy is in stark contrast to the official Hennepin County Medical Examiner which excluded death due to traumatic asphyxiation by strangulation, rather emphasizing pre-existing conditions and possible intoxication.
The party autopsy was conducted by Dr Allecia M. Wlson of the University of Michigan and Dr Michael Baden of New York. The latter also did an autopsy on Jeffrey Epstein, the suicide billionaire accused of abuse of underage girls.
“George he died because he lacked air, the air to breathe, “explained the Floyd family lawyer, Ben Crump, stating that the death occurred immediately and not in the hospital as reported by the official autopsy. The new analysis also excluded pre-existing medical conditions.
And while protests for Floyd’s death and police violence against African Americans have not stopped throughout the United States, New York City has also announced a 23-hour curfew.
In front of the White House they are paraded in military vehicles procession, deployed against demonstrators together with secret service agents. In Washington DC the curfew comes into effect from 19 locals.
George Floyd’s funeral will take place at 11:00 am in Houston, Texas, where his family members reside, on June 9th. On June 4, there will be a memorial in Minneapolis, where the man lived when he was killed. The funeral in Houston, which will be paid for by former boxing champ Floyd Mayweather, Will be preceded by the funeral chamber on the evening of Monday 8 June.