Derek Choon intends to appeal his sentence. Punishment for murder According to documents filed Thursday, the judge misused his discretion in key points in the case.
The former Manipolis police officer said in a petition filed in the court that he intends to appeal on 14 grounds.
One of the claims in Choun’s appeal notice is that Judge Peter Cahill misused his discretion to reject the request to move the case out of Hampen County.
Chuan, 45, also claimed that Kahl misused his discretion when he refused requests to adjourn or renew the case – and when he rejected the jury’s request to set aside the trial. ۔
Separately on Thursday, Choun filed a motion to stay the appeals process until the state High Court reviewed his previous decision to reject his public defender.
Chuan said he has been without a lawyer in the appeal process, and has no income other than prison wages.
During his trial, Chavin’s lawyer was funded by the Minnesota Police and the Peace Officers Association’s Legal Defense Fund.
In April, Shawn was sentenced. In 2020, a second-degree homicide, a third-degree homicide, and a second-degree homicide after kneeling for about 10 minutes.
He was. Punished 22 1/2 years in prison
Chavin has also been charged in federal court with violating Floyd’s civil rights. He has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Post with wires.