Unrest In America
by: MICHAEL BALSAMO and AMY FORLITI , Associated Press
Posted: Apr 21, 2021 / 09:25 AM EDT / Updated: Apr 21, 2021 / 09:59 AM EDT
People rally outside the courthouse in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, after the guilty verdicts were announced in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Merrick Garland is expected to announce that the Justice Department is opening a sweeping investigation into policing practices in Minneapolis a day after a former officer was convicted in the killing of George Floyd.
Wednesday’s announcement comes after former officer …