(CNN) — Former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin, was found guilty for the murder of George Floyd on Tuesday.
The verdict sent waves of tentative celebration across the United States after years of protests against police brutality.
So, what is next for Chauvin?
Sentencing will be in 8 weeks
Chauvin won’t be sentenced for another 8 weeks, according to Judge Peter Cahill.
While Chauvin had been out on bail since October, Chauvin’s bail was revoked after the verdict.
He will await his sentencing in jail.
According to the Minnesota Department of Corrections spokesperson...