A Denver jury awarded $14 million to protesters. The impact could be felt nationwide.

May 26, 2022
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Denver protests over the death of African American George Floyd at the hands of a white Minneapolis police officer entered a third day Saturday, May 30, 2020.

A Denver jury recently awarded $14 million to protesters who took to the streets after Minneapolis police murdered George Floyd. Constitutional law professor Gloria Browne-Marshall says the case could rewrite the playbook for demonstrators across the nation. Browne-Marshall teaches a course on Race and the Law at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York.