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Max Nesterak

Max Nesterak

Max has expertise in affordable housing issues (his beat includes urban policy, economics and labor) and Native American/tribal issues. He can also help you out with psychology/behavioral science questions as he co-founded the behavioralscientist.org and was a Fulbright Scholar to Berlin, Germany. Most recently he was associate producer for MPR’s Morning Edition after a stint at National Public Radio.

Chauvin trial begins with opening statements focused on cause of death, police training

By: - March 29, 2021

Attorneys in the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin laid out their case on Monday before 14 jurors who will decide if Chauvin is guilty of murder or manslaughter in the death of George Floyd on May 25. The opening statements from the prosecution and defense indicate the trial will hinge on […]