Protesters lie down in the position George Floyd was in when he died, during a rally in Seattle on Tuesday, June 2.
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'I can't breathe': Hundreds lie down in protest

Updated 7:19 AM ET, Thu June 4, 2020

Protesters lie down in the position George Floyd was in when he died, during a rally in Seattle on Tuesday, June 2.
Lindsey Wasson/Reuters

Protesters around the world have taken to the streets following the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died at the hands of Minneapolis police officers.

After more than a week of protests, the officer who pressed his knee into Floyd's neck now faces a charge of second-degree murder, an upgrade from his previous charge. The other three officers on the scene were not initially charged but are now being charged with aiding and abetting second-degree murder.

During the ongoing protests, some demon