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Correction officers win $1.4M in discrimination suit over guarding Derek Chauvin

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Eight correctional officers of color were barred from guarding former police officer Derek Chauvin in 2020. The correctional officers claimed in a lawsuit last year that the Ramsey County Adult Detention Center prohibited them from guarding Chauvin. The $1.455 million settlement was approved during a meeting of Ramsey County Board of Commissioners, in the St. Paul, Minnesota, area. Chauvin was convicted in April 2021 of second-degree unintentional murder.
2 months ago·St Paul, United States

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Officers of colour who were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin get $1.5m compensation

When Derek Chauvin was arrested and held at Ramsey County Adult Detention Center back in 2020, the facility’s superintendent Steve Lydon banned officers of colour from guarding him

1 month ago·London, United Kingdom
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8 corrections officers who were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin get $1.5M settlement

Eight corrections officers sued after they were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin, in jail for George Floyd's murder, because of their race.

2 months ago·United States
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Officers of color barred from guarding Derek Chauvin get $1.5 million in settlement

Officers who were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin, convicted of murdering George Floyd, received $1.5 million in a settlement with the county.

2 months ago·United States
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Nearly $1.5 million settlement approved for correctional officers of color who were barred from guarding Derek Chauvin

The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners in Minnesota on Tuesday approved a nearly $1.5 million settlement agreement for eight correctional officers of color who were barred from guarding former police officer Derek Chauvin in 2020.

2 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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8 minority jail officers settle suit over guarding Chauvin

Eight minority corrections officers who were working at the jail where a former Minneapolis police officer was awaiting trial in the death of George Floyd have been awarded nearly $1.5

2 months ago·United States
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Minnesota county settles with minority officers blocked from Chauvin

The officers said they were removed from their jobs and replaced by White officers when Derek Chauvin was brought to their facility after George Floyd's death.

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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