The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Thursday, Oct 22, 2015 at 03:50 PM EDT

Activists, Families Protest Against Police-Involved Deaths

Activists, Families Protest Against Police-Involved Deaths

Activists and family members of those killed by police recited names and talked about their loved ones at a rally in Times Square. It marked the start of three days of protests and marches speaking out...

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015 at 08:01 PM EDT

Judge: Cop Watchdog Can't Get Garner Grand Jury Documents

Judge: Cop Watchdog Can't Get Garner Grand Jury Documents

A New York City judge ruled Thursday that a city agency investigating possible misconduct by a police officer who held Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold cannot have access to minutes from the grand jury...

Thursday, Jul 30, 2015 at 04:23 AM EDT

Court Nixes Release of Testimony in Eric Garner Case

Court Nixes Release of Testimony in Eric Garner Case

A New York appeals court says the public can't see the testimony a grand jury heard before declining to indict a white police officer in the chokehold death of an unarmed black man.

Saturday, Jul 18, 2015 at 08:27 PM EDT

Hundreds Rally to Mark Anniversary of Garner Death

Hundreds Rally to Mark Anniversary of Garner Death

Several hundred people rallied outside the federal courthouse in Brooklyn Saturday to demand justice in the death of Eric Garner -- the Staten Island man whose death in police custody sparked protests...

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015 at 10:15 PM EDT

Eric Garner Family on $5.9M Settlement: Money Is Not Justice

Eric Garner Family on $5.9M Settlement: Money Is Not Justice

The relatives of an unarmed black man who died after being put in a white police officer's chokehold said Tuesday that the nearly $6 million settlement they reached with the city wasn't a victory as they...

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015 at 06:55 AM EDT

NYC Announces $5.9M Settlement in Garner Case

NYC Announces $5.9M Settlement in Garner Case

NYC officials have announced a $5.9 million settlement in Eric Garner police chokehold case.

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Small WWII Plane Crashes into Hudson, Body Identified: NYPD

Small WWII Plane Crashes into Hudson, Body Identified: NYPD

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Family Continues Search for Missing NYC Flight Attendant

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Man Arrested in Shooting Death of Gov. Cuomo Aide: NYPD

Man Arrested in Shooting Death of Gov. Cuomo Aide: NYPD

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