Matt Gilkes landed a rookie deal with the NSW Blues while Tom Rogers (full contract) and Mac Wright (rookie) re signed with Tasmania. “It a great opportunity and I so fortunate that South Australia came forward,” Hunt said. “A lot of hard work and dedication behind the scenes finally landed me something.
A number of buildings have been burned, looted and vandalised in recent days, prompting the activation of the state’s National Guard troops.Frustration was already simmering over the recent deaths of two other black Americans, Ahmaud Arbery in Georgia and Breonna Taylor.How did George Floyd die?The full report by the county medical examiner has not been released, but the complaint states that the post mortem examination did not find evidence of “traumatic asphyxia or strangulation”.The medical examiner noted Mr Floyd had underlying heart conditions and the combination of these, “potential intoxicants in his system” and being restrained by the officers “likely contributed to his death”.The report says Mr Chauvin had his knee on Mr Floyd’s neck for eight minutes and 46 seconds almost three minutes of which was after Mr Floyd became non responsive.Nearly two minutes before he removed his knee the other officers checked Mr Floyd’s right wrist for a pulse and were unable to find one. He was taken to the Hennepin County Medical Center in an ambulance and pronounced dead around an hour later.Protesters are seen outside of a liquor store on fireProtesters gather to watch a liquor store burningThe Minnesota police handbook states that officers trained on how to compress a detainee’s neck without applying direct pressure to the airway can use a knee under its use of force policy. This is regarded as a non deadly force option.What has Trump said?At the White House on Friday, President Donald Trump called the incident “a terrible, terrible thing” and said he had spoken with Mr Floyd’s family, whom he described as “terrific people”.He said he had asked the justice department to expedite an investigation it announced on Friday into whether any civil rights laws were violated in Mr Floyd’s death.Protesters use a barricade to try and break the windows of the 3rd Police PrecinctThe president also said “looters should not be allowed to drown out the voices of so many peaceful protesters”..
Her involvement in the community goes much further than that. With the Happy Hour Ladies Auxiliary of the Anglican Church, she cooked pancakes, decorated the hall for every occasion, and baked pies. Her faith was strong and she served the church in whatever capacity they asked of her.