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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

NYC father died in NYPD in 2014. His death was ruled a homicide. No criminal charges were filed

Monday, Aug 19, 2019 at 01:58 PM EDT

Read NYPD Chief's Full Statement on Firing Daniel Pantaleo

Read NYPD Chief's Full Statement on Firing Daniel Pantaleo

Here are the complete remarks from NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill announcing the firing of officer Daniel Pantaleo in the 2014 death of Eric Garner.

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 06:40 PM EDT

NYPD Cop: I Thought Eric Garner Was Faking 'I Can't Breathe'

NYPD Cop: I Thought Eric Garner Was Faking 'I Can't Breathe'

One of the officers who responded to the Eric Garner arrest scene in July 2014 says he thought the 43-year-old father, seen on widely circulated video gasping "I can't breathe," was faking it.

Friday, Aug 2, 2019 at 11:52 PM EDT

Judge Says NYPD Officer in Eric Garner Case Should Be Fired

Judge Says NYPD Officer in Eric Garner Case Should Be Fired

A judge presiding over the disciplinary trial of the NYPD officer accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner has recommended the cop be fired.

Thursday, Aug 1, 2019 at 07:30 PM EDT

Protesters Yelling 'Fire Pantaleo' Disrupt Democratic Debate

Protesters Yelling 'Fire Pantaleo' Disrupt Democratic Debate

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio was targeted with hecklers shouting "Fire Pantaleo" at the second night of the Democratic presidential debates in Detroit. The disruption forced New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker to...

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 12:03 AM EDT

Arrests Made At Eric Garner Protests Outside Gracie Mansion

Arrests Made At Eric Garner Protests Outside Gracie Mansion

Around half a dozen people were arrested during an Eric Garner protest outside Gracie Mansion Thursday evening

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