The groundwork for appealing a possible conviction of Derek Chauvin has been laid even before jurors weigh the charges.
Chauvin Jury Deliberates After Closing Arguments
The case is now in the hands of the jury who will decide if the state proved Derek Chauvin is guilty of second-degree murder, third-degree murder, or manslaughter. Chauvin faces up to 40 years in prison. Here's what you need to know.