The petition to punish the death of African American George Floyd has become the most popular on Change.org ever. To date, the petition has collected over 15 million signatures.
A 15-year-old U.S. citizen placed an ad on the resource. The girl filed an online petition with the mayor of Minneapolis and the district attorney to punish the police involved in the death of the American.
Earlier Thursday, it was reported that Floyd had contracted COVID-19. According to the conclusion of the forensic medical examination of Hennepin County in Minnesota, the virus was not a factor affecting the death of the man.
Floyd’s funeral will take place June 9 in Houston and will be closed.