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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, Dec 9, 2014 at 06:13 PM EST

Bratton Address Efforts to Improve Public Safety

Bratton Address Efforts to Improve Public Safety

The Eric Garner grand jury decision is shining a spotlight on the NYPD and its procedures. On Tuesday, Commissioner Bill Bratton gave an update on the NYPD’s priorities, strategies and plans to help improve...

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 11:33 PM EST

Garner Supporters Protest at Barclays Center

Garner Supporters Protest at Barclays Center

New York City Council members took to the streets and the council chamber to protest a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, an unarmed black...

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 06:52 PM EST

Amadou Diallo's Mother Reacts to Garner Decision

Amadou Diallo's Mother Reacts to Garner Decision

Nearly 16 years after her unarmed son was shot to death by police, Kadiatou Diallo says the country is going backwards. David Ushery reports.

Tuesday, Dec 9, 2014 at 07:49 AM EST

LeBron, Nets Warm Up in "I Can't Breathe" Shirts

LeBron, Nets Warm Up in "I Can't Breathe" Shirts

LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and multiple players on the Brooklyn Nets are wearing "I Can't Breathe" shirts as they warm up for a game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Brooklyn.

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 07:19 PM EST

NY AG Asks to Probe Deaths by Police

NY AG Asks to Probe Deaths by Police

New York state's attorney general is seeking the authority for his office to investigate deaths at the hands of police following the public outcry over the chokehold death of Eric Garner.

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 03:44 PM EST

Garner Decision Protesters Flood Grand Central, Macy's

Garner Decision Protesters Flood Grand Central, Macy's

Demonstrators again took to the streets in Manhattan Sunday in protest of a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric Garner, as protests in California...

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 06:53 AM EST

Eric Garner's Widow: He Was "Murdered Unjustly"

Eric Garner's Widow: He Was "Murdered Unjustly"

The widow of Eric Garner said Sunday that her husband, who died this summer after police on Staten Island put him in a chokehold, was "murdered unjustly."

Monday, Dec 8, 2014 at 07:45 AM EST

Eric Garner Protesters Storm Apple Store, Macy's

Eric Garner Protesters Storm Apple Store, Macy's

Hundreds of protesters took to the streets and stores in Manhattan for a third night of demonstrations after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death of Eric...

Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 at 10:03 AM EST

Garner Supporters Rally, Call for Congressional Action

Garner Supporters Rally, Call for Congressional Action

Advocates for the families of Eric Garner, Michael Brown and others on Saturday turned their focus to a national protest effort, detailing plans to march on Washington to call for Congressional action.

Sunday, Dec 7, 2014 at 09:40 AM EST

Newark Kids Tell World "Black Lives Matter"

Newark Kids Tell World "Black Lives Matter"

Students and staff members at BRICK Avon Academy in Newark, New Jersey, reacted to the Eric Garner case with the message "Black Lives Matter." School staffer Annette Jones shared the video with NBC 4 New York.

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