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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM EDT

Justice Department Overhauls Eric Garner Investigation: NYT

Justice Department Overhauls Eric Garner Investigation: NYT

The Justice Department has overhauled the New York-based team probing the death of Eric Garner over a difference in opinion between officials in the city and in Washington on whether civil rights charges should...

Wednesday, Sep 14, 2016 at 07:08 PM EDT

Eric Garner's Mother 'Totally Outraged' by Cop's $120K Pay

Eric Garner's Mother 'Totally Outraged' by Cop's $120K Pay

Eric Garner's mother said she was "totally, totally outraged" over a report that the NYPD officer who put her son in a chokehold before his death in 2014 made nearly $120,000 in the last fiscal year.

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 03:49 PM EDT

Man Who Filmed Police Chokehold of Eric Garner Sues NYC

Man Who Filmed Police Chokehold of Eric Garner Sues NYC

The New York City man whose cellphone video captured the fatal police chokehold of unarmed black man Eric Garner is suing the city for $10 million over a drug arrest that he says was police retaliation.

Monday, Jul 11, 2016 at 02:33 PM EDT

Eric Garner's Family Marks 2 Years Since His Death With Song

Eric Garner's Family Marks 2 Years Since His Death With Song

The dying words of the New York man who was placed in a police chokehold are now the lyrics of a new song.

Saturday, Jan 9, 2016 at 12:18 AM EST

Sergeant in Garner Chokehold Death Faces Departmental Charges

Sergeant in Garner Chokehold Death Faces Departmental Charges

A sergeant has been stripped of her gun and badge and charged internally in the July 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner, the first official accusation of wrongdoing in the case that helped spark a national...

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