George Floyd died of asphyxia, private post-mortem finds


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George Floyd, the African-American man whose death has sparked civil unrest, died from asphyxia (lack of oxygen), a private post-mortem examination found.

He died due to compression on his neck and back by Minneapolis police officers, medical examiners hired by the Floyd family said.

The findings differ from an official preliminary examination carried out by the county medical examiner.

It did not find evidence of “traumatic asphyxia or…



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