Rev. Al Sharpton to Join the Family of George Floyd, Attorney Ben Crump and the Legal Team to Provide Reaction to the Sentencing of Derek Chauvin & Provide Prayer—
June 23, 2021
Rachel Noerdlinger, [email protected]
Amaris Cockfield, [email protected]
Friday: Rev. Al Sharpton to Join the Family of George Floyd, Attorney Ben Crump and the Legal Team to Provide Reaction to the Sentencing of Derek Chauvin & Provide Prayer
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Civil rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton, along with civil rights and personal injury attorney Ben Crump; co-counsel Antonio Romanucci, L. Chris Stewart, Justin Miller, and Jeff Storms; and the family of George Floyd will provide comments during a live news conference shortly following the sentencing of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. Reverend Sharpton will be in attendance to offer a prayer to the family and nation.
A pool feed of the news conference will be made available to local media via LiveU and national media via ABC/NNS at https://kstp.com/liveevents/.
Technical questions can be directed to Daren Sukhram at KSTP, [email protected] or (651) 642-4443.
Members of the Floyd family
Attorney Ben Crump
Attorney Antonio Romanucci
Attorney L. Chris Stewart
Attorney Justin Miller
Attorney Jeff Storms
Reverend Al Sharpton will offer a prayer to the family and nation
Friday, June 25, 2021
Shortly following the 1:30 p.m. ET sentencing
Hennepin County Courthouse
300 S. 6th Street
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55847
South Courtyard at 7th Street and 3rd Avenue
About National Action Network
National Action Network is one of the leading civil rights organizations in the Nation with chapters throughout the entire United States. Founded in 1991 by Reverend Al Sharpton, NAN works within the spirit and tradition of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to promote a modern civil rights agenda that includes the fight for one standard of justice, decency and equal opportunities for all people regardless of race, religion, ethnicity, citizenship, criminal record, economic status, gender, gender expression, or sexuality. For more information, visit https://nationalactionnetwork.net/
About Ben Crump Law
Nationally renowned civil rights and personal injury attorney Ben Crump and his national network of specialized attorneys have spearheaded a legal movement to better protect the rights of marginalized citizens. He has led landscape-changing civil rights cases and represented clients in a wide range of areas including civil rights, personal injury, labor and employment, class actions, and more. Ben Crump Law is dedicated to holding the powerful accountable. For more, visit BenCrump.com or call (800) 935-8111.