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The Death of Eric Garner

The Death of Eric Garner

Staten Island grand jury clears NYPD officer in chokehold case

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:28 PM EST

De Blasio Talks of Son Dante After Garner Decision

De Blasio Talks of Son Dante After Garner Decision

He is a white man with a black son, a mayor elected on a campaign centered on mending relations between the nation's largest police force and the communities of color who feel mistreated and, at times,...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 08:35 PM EST

NJ Youths Share Concerns Following Eric Garner Case

NJ Youths Share Concerns Following Eric Garner Case

More than a dozen kids at Newark's Boys & Girls Club talk about Eric Garner, justice, and living in one of the highest crime cities in New Jersey. Brian Thompson reports

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 07:46 PM EST

From the Archives: Cop Charged in Deadly 1994 Chokehold

From the Archives: Cop Charged in Deadly 1994 Chokehold

The last time an NYPD cop was indicted in a deadly chokehold case was in March 1995, about four months after 29-year-old Anthony Baez died after a confrontation with police officer Francis Livoti. Livoti waived...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 01:59 PM EST

No Indictment of NYPD Cop in Garner Chokehold Death

No Indictment of NYPD Cop in Garner Chokehold Death

A Staten Island grand jury has cleared an NYPD officer of criminal wrongdoing in the chokehold case of Eric Garner, the unarmed man who died while being arrested in the borough earlier this year, the district...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 12:05 PM EST

Garner's Widow Slams DA, Cops: "No Sincerity From Day One"

Garner's Widow Slams DA, Cops: "No Sincerity From Day One"

Eric Garner's relatives say they feel "anger" and "frustration" after a grand jury on Staten Island voted not to indict the NYPD officer caught on video wrapping his arm around Garner's neck before he died in a...

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 08:33 AM EST

More Protests After NYPD Chokehold Death Decision

More Protests After NYPD Chokehold Death Decision

Thousands of people lay down in streets, blocked bridges and cut off tunnels in a second day of protests in response to a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to indict an NYPD officer in the chokehold death...

Thursday, Dec 4, 2014 at 05:31 AM EST

Reaction on Twitter to Eric Garner Death Decision

Reaction on Twitter to Eric Garner Death Decision

Moments after sources told NBC New York that a grand jury has declined to indict an NYPD officer in the death of Eric Garner, people posted their reactions on social media.

Friday, Dec 5, 2014 at 09:44 AM EST

Timeline: Eric Garner Death

Timeline: Eric Garner Death

A timeline of events after Eric Garner's death while being arrested on Staten Island.

Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 at 11:50 PM EST

Protesters Flood Streets, Grand Central Station Following Garner Grand Jury Decision

Protesters Flood Streets, Grand Central Station Following Garner Grand Jury Decision

Protesters chanted "I can't breathe," as they rallied across New York City. Brynn Gingras reports

Wednesday, Dec 3, 2014 at 06:45 PM EST

Lie-Down Protest at Grand Central After Garner Decision

Lie-Down Protest at Grand Central After Garner Decision

People protesting a grand jury's decision not to indict in Eric Garner's death stage a lie-down protest at Grand Central Terminal Wednesday.

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