Mohamed Noor’s manslaughter conviction stands, and he will be resentenced on that count in...

Court Overturns Ex-Minneapolis Officer’s Murder Conviction in 2017 Shooting – The New York Times

Mohamed Noor’s manslaughter conviction stands, and he will be resentenced on that count in the death of Justine Ruszczyk.Mohamed Noor, a former Minneapolis police officer who in 2017 killed a woman who had called for help at her home, had his third-degree murder conviction thrown out by the Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday, an abrupt reversal in a case that drew international attention.Mr. Noor, who is currently serving a 12-and-a-half-year prison sentence for killing Justine Ruszczyk, will be resentenced on the less severe count of second-degree manslaughter.The conviction of Mr. Noor, the first in decades for a Minnesota officer in …

 

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