Hennepin County Judge Peter A. Cahill dropped the charges at the request of the defense while refusing to drop the other charges against the former officer.
The defense attorney for the Minneapolis police officer who has been charged with the murder of George Floyd claims that Floyd was the "victim of a careless overdose" rather than homicide.
New exhibits filed in the George Floyd case against four former Minneapolis Police officers suggest that the Hennepin County Medical Examiner found a "fatal level" of fentanyl in Floyd's system.
British newspaper the Daily Mail has published "leaked" police officers' bodycam videos of George Floyd's arrest and death.
Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been arrested in connection with the tragic death of George Floyd.
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