Officer Charged In George Floyd's Death Released From Jail On Bond

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Thomas Lane, one of the four police officers charged with the killing of unarmed Black man, George Floyd, has been released from jail on bail.

Lane was one of the officers -- including Derek Chauvin, Tou Thao and J. Alexander Kueng -- who physically restrained Floyd after responding to a complaint about a counterfeit $20 bill.

Chauvin held his knee against Floyd's neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds, even after Kueng, said he couldn't find a pulse on him.

Lane's bail had been set at $1 million. Floyd's death was only his fourth day on the job. His attorney argues that Lane asked Chauvin at one point if Floyd should be rolled on his side, and he attempted to give Floyd CPR in an ambulance.

Floyd's death has sparked protests across the country and across the world, and has placed Black Lives Matter at the forefront of many political agendas.