A Look At The Legal Profession Since Murder Of George Floyd

By Lisa Davis and Khasim Lockhart (May 24, 2022, 5:26 PM EDT) — On May 25, 2020, America, like much of the world, was reeling from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Approximately two months into the crisis, Americans struggled to face the reality that a return to normal was far away.

Yet, for Black Americans, the May 25, 2020, murder of George Floyd provided a reminder of an all-too-familiar normal.

Floyd is but one person on the depressingly long list of Black people who have lost their lives at the hands — and knees — of police officers. Floyd’s death was not the first of 2020 — Breonna Taylor was killed in her sleep…

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