MINNEAPOLIS – Jury selection was set to continue Thursday in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin – teeing up another full day probing potential jurors in a case that has reopened wounds felt around the world after George Floyd's death.

Potential jurors will be questioned about their knowledge of the case and the protests over Floyd's death and asked whether they can set aside any existing opinions to serve impartially. 

Thus far, five jurors have been chosen: four men and a woman. A few seemed eager; others fearful, some expressing safety concerns about serving on such a high-profile and divisive case, especially if their identity became public. Many had established clear opinions on the events that led to Chauvin's arrest, but some didn't follow the specifics on what led to Floyd's death and the ensuing riots. 

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