Friend of George Floyd May Be Called to Testify in Murder Trial

The judge in the Derek Chauvin murder trial heard motions Tuesday about whether George Floyd’s friend will be called to testify.

Morries Hall who was with Floyd when he was arrested

Hall told the court he will refuse to testify to avoid incriminating himself.

The judge says he will make a final decision about Hall by the end of the week

A Minneapolis police officer who trained Chauvin in crisis intervention and use of force testified yesterday.

He said the neck restraint Chauvin used on Floyd was not one officers were trained to do.