DAGA Co-Chairs on the Guilty Verdicts in the Derek Chauvin Trial
April 20, 2021
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Democratic Attorneys General Association (DAGA) Co-Chairs Massachusetts AG Maura Healey and Nevada AG Aaron Ford released the following statement regarding the guilty verdicts in the trial of Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.
Statement from Massachusetts AG Maura Healey and Nevada AG Aaron Ford, Co-Chairs of the Democratic Attorneys General Association
“Today, there was accountability for George Floyd’s murder. But the work for justice continues. Democratic AGs stand in solidarity with people across the country who are fighting to bring equity and fairness to the justice system.”
“Today, we recommit to working to end the injustice of police killings without consequence – disproportionately affecting Black, Brown and other communities and families of color.”
“We applaud our colleague AG Keith Ellison and his team for their leadership and commitment to justice for George Floyd and his family.”
“To those marching in the streets for continued justice and progress, know that we stand with you in the fight for reforms, and are working to make sure systemic change happens at the state and federal level.”