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Remembering George Floyd before police officer's trial begins

A demonstrator holds up an image of George Floyd during a rally ahead of the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, on murder charges in Floyd's death, in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A demonstrator holds up an image of George Floyd during a rally ahead of the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, on murder charges in Floyd's death, in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A demonstrator holds up an image of George Floyd during a rally ahead of the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, on murder charges in Floyd's death, in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Artwork painted on mirrors reflect the evening sky outside the Hennepin County Government Center as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Artwork painted on mirrors reflect the evening sky outside the Hennepin County Government Center as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Artwork painted on mirrors reflect the evening sky outside the Hennepin County Government Center as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller
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Demonstrators attend a rally in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Demonstrators attend a rally in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Demonstrators attend a rally in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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Demonstrators assemble behind the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis during the first day of jury selection for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Demonstrators assemble behind the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis during the first day of jury selection for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd, in Minneapolis,...more

Demonstrators assemble behind the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis during the first day of jury selection for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer accused of killing George Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A demonstrator takes part in a Justice for George Floyd protest in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado

A demonstrator takes part in a Justice for George Floyd protest in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado

A demonstrator takes part in a Justice for George Floyd protest in New York City, New York, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/David 'Dee' Delgado
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People demonstrate as jury selection begins in the trial, during a march in Portland, Oregon, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Maranie Staab

People demonstrate as jury selection begins in the trial, during a march in Portland, Oregon, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Maranie Staab

People demonstrate as jury selection begins in the trial, during a march in Portland, Oregon, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Maranie Staab
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Bridgett Floyd, sister of George Floyd, leaves after speaking outside the courthouse as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Bridgett Floyd, sister of George Floyd, leaves after speaking outside the courthouse as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller

Bridgett Floyd, sister of George Floyd, leaves after speaking outside the courthouse as jury selection begins in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Eric Miller
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Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer facing murder charges in the death of George Floyd, sits in court on the first day of jury selection in his trial in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021 in this courtroom sketch from a video feed of the proceedings.  REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer facing murder charges in the death of George Floyd, sits in court on the first day of jury selection in his trial in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021 in this courtroom sketch from a video feed...more

Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer facing murder charges in the death of George Floyd, sits in court on the first day of jury selection in his trial in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021 in this courtroom sketch from a video feed of the proceedings.  REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg
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A worker washes away chalked messages of protest from the boarded up facade of the US Bank Plaza tower, across the street from the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A worker washes away chalked messages of protest from the boarded up facade of the US Bank Plaza tower, across the street from the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

A worker washes away chalked messages of protest from the boarded up facade of the US Bank Plaza tower, across the street from the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A woman wearing a mask takes part in a rally outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman wearing a mask takes part in a rally outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A woman wearing a mask takes part in a rally outside the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People march as the first day of jury selection for the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was delayed as the judge contended with a last-minute order by a higher court to reconsider adding an additional murder charge, in the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People march as the first day of jury selection for the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was delayed as the judge contended with a last-minute order by a higher court to reconsider adding an additional murder charge, in the...more

People march as the first day of jury selection for the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was delayed as the judge contended with a last-minute order by a higher court to reconsider adding an additional murder charge, in the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Members of the National Guard stand guard in front of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Members of the National Guard stand guard in front of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Members of the National Guard stand guard in front of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People hold mirrors as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People hold mirrors as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People hold mirrors as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Indigenous people from a community circle called Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli perform during a rally outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Indigenous people from a community circle called Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli perform during a rally outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Indigenous people from a community circle called Kalpulli Yaocenoxtli perform during a rally outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A sign is pictured outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A sign is pictured outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A sign is pictured outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People hold signs as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People hold signs as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People hold signs as they gather outside of the Hennepin County Government Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 8, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Protesters raise their fists and chant after the "I Can't Breathe"  Silent March for Justice a day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis policeman accused of killing George Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Protesters raise their fists and chant after the "I Can't Breathe"  Silent March for Justice a day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis policeman accused of killing George Floyd, in...more

Protesters raise their fists and chant after the "I Can't Breathe"  Silent March for Justice a day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis policeman accused of killing George Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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A child places a flower on a fence near a "Black Lives Matter" placard during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A child places a flower on a fence near a "Black Lives Matter" placard during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A child places a flower on a fence near a "Black Lives Matter" placard during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People carry a mock casket meant to symbolize George Floyd during a rally the day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People carry a mock casket meant to symbolize George Floyd during a rally the day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota,...more

People carry a mock casket meant to symbolize George Floyd during a rally the day before jury selection is scheduled to begin for the trial of former Minneapolis policeman Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing Floyd, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A man carries a rifle for security as people take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A man carries a rifle for security as people take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

A man carries a rifle for security as people take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People sit during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People sit during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People sit during a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People raising their fists hold a banner as they take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People raising their fists hold a banner as they take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People raising their fists hold a banner as they take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People take part in a rally in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 7, 2021. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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Patrick Ngwolo, a pastor and a friend of George Floyd, poses for a portrait at his home ahead of the trial of Derek Chauvin in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Patrick Ngwolo, a pastor and a friend of George Floyd, poses for a portrait at his home ahead of the trial of Derek Chauvin in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Patrick Ngwolo, a pastor and a friend of George Floyd, poses for a portrait at his home ahead of the trial of Derek Chauvin in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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A man stands outside of Scott Food Store, where a mural of George Floyd is painted, in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

A man stands outside of Scott Food Store, where a mural of George Floyd is painted, in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

A man stands outside of Scott Food Store, where a mural of George Floyd is painted, in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Billy Brigs, a neighborhood resident and evening caretaker at the George Floyd Square, tends to the site where Floyd was killed in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Billy Brigs, a neighborhood resident and evening caretaker at the George Floyd Square, tends to the site where Floyd was killed in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

Billy Brigs, a neighborhood resident and evening caretaker at the George Floyd Square, tends to the site where Floyd was killed in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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An activist addresses the media at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 6, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

An activist addresses the media at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 6, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

An activist addresses the media at George Floyd Square in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 6, 2021. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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Dexter Brown, George Floyd’s cousin, poses for a portrait next to a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Dexter Brown, George Floyd’s cousin, poses for a portrait next to a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Dexter Brown, George Floyd’s cousin, poses for a portrait next to a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 2, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, poses for a portrait in front of a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, poses for a portrait in front of a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, poses for a portrait in front of a mural of Floyd in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Travis Cains gives a tour of Cuney Homes, the apartment complex where he grew up with George Floyd in Houston, Texas, Picture taken March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains gives a tour of Cuney Homes, the apartment complex where he grew up with George Floyd in Houston, Texas, Picture taken March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains gives a tour of Cuney Homes, the apartment complex where he grew up with George Floyd in Houston, Texas, Picture taken March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, shares a photo of Floyd on his phone in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, shares a photo of Floyd on his phone in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare

Travis Cains, who grew up in Cuney Homes with George Floyd, shares a photo of Floyd on his phone in the Third Ward in Houston, Texas, March 3, 2021. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare
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George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is pictured in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is pictured in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is pictured in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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The Say Their Names cemetery George Floyd Square is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

The Say Their Names cemetery George Floyd Square is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

The Say Their Names cemetery George Floyd Square is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021.  REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021. Picture taken through a broken glass door. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021. Picture taken through a broken glass door. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

George Floyd Square, the site where George Floyd was killed, is seen in Minneapolis, Minnesota, March 4, 2021. Picture taken through a broken glass door. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi
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