George Floyd’s family lobbies Biden for U.S. police reform on anniversary of death

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By Jeff Mason and Nick Pfosi WASHINGTON/MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) – A year after his killing unleashed a national reckoning over racial injustice, George Floyd’s relatives met on Tuesday with President Joe Biden at the White House and with lawmakers on Capitol Hill to urge passage of police reform legislation in their loved one’s name. Floyd, a 46-year-old Black man who died in handcuffs with a white Minneapolis police officer kneeling on his neck for over nine minutes, became the face of a national movement challenging police brutality and bias in the U.S. criminal justice system. His dying words…

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