Petition update

The case for a Murder-1 charge against George Floyd's Torturer.

Alessandro Machi
Los Angeles, CA, United States

May 31, 2020 — 

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2019 Minnesota Murder-1 Statutes

609.185 MURDER IN THE FIRST DEGREE.

(a) Whoever does any of the following is guilty of murder in the first degree and shall be sentenced to imprisonment for life:

(7) causes the death of a human being while committing, conspiring to commit, or attempting to commit a felony crime to further terrorism and the death occurs under circumstances manifesting an extreme indifference to human life.

Murder-1 charges in many States appear to be written in such a way that a Police Officer who is responding to a call can never be accused of Murder-1 because apparently the murder has to be pre-mediated. This may be the type of loophole that spawns occasional reprehensible police behavior and causes citizens to finally say enough is enough.

However, rule 7 of the 2019 Minnesota Murder in the first degree statute seems to come pretty close to what the Police Officer did to Mr. Floyd.....

(7) causes the death of a human being while committing, conspiring to commit, or attempting to commit a felony crime to further terrorism and the death occurs under circumstances manifesting an extreme indifference to human life.

So what is the felony crime? Although normally a Misdemeanor, Disturbing the Peace can also on some occasions be considered a felony. Once George Floyd was handcuffed and on the ground and began saying he couldn't breathe, the police officer bullied George Floyd and began creating public unrest which is clearly audible in the video that was shot by the good samaritan. Bystanders who viewed George Floyd on the ground as he gasped for air, saying he couldn’t breathe, calling out his Mothers name as he was dying, pleading to be able to breathe, those bystanders most likely now have PTSD. Actions that gives a reasonable person PTSD might be grounds for a felony disturbing the peace charge, not a misdemeanor.

Did the Police Officer also commit an act of terrorism? An act that causes the public at large to become afraid or in actual danger can be viewed as an act of terrorism. As the Police officer was manifesting an extreme indifference to human life, the officer was also endangering the public by creating a situation where the only way to save a Man’s life would have been to commit violence against four police officers who had all turned a deaf ear to the reality that a man was being killed by the indifference of one of them to the method of restraint being used.  If just one person had charged forward to try and aid George Floyd, everyone in the area could have become the victim of gunfire.

I believe these are grounds for a Murder-1 charge, what do you think? Please let me know in the comments section.


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