Could the Derek Chauvin conviction be overturned on appeal?

Could the Derek Chauvin conviction be overturned on appeal?
Associated Press
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The unique circumstances surrounding Derek Chauvin’s trial in George Floyd’s death could offer the former Minneapolis police officer some shot at winning a retrial on appeal, thought most legal experts agree it’s a long shot. Chauvin, who is white, kneeled on Floyd’s neck for nearly 9½ minutes last May, killing the 46-year-old Black man and sparking some of the largest protests in U.S. history. Here’s a look at some of the issues Chauvin’s lawyers might cite in their expected appeal, and their chances of prevailing.