PHOTOS: Eric Garner Protests in NYC

After the grand jury decision came out Wednesday evening, crowds began gathering at the Tompkinsville site where Garner died and more than 100 people protested the grand jury decision by lying on the floor of Grand Central Terminal as police fanned across the five boroughs to secure the demonstrations.

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Demonstrators march over the inbound lane of the Brooklyn Bridge in New York, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, during the Justice for All rally and march.
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Demonstrators march in New York, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, during the Justice for All rally and march. In the past three weeks, grand juries have decided not to indict officers in the chokehold death of Eric Garner in New York and the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.
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Demonstrators march in New York, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, during the Justice for All rally and march.
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Demonstrators march in New York, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, during the Justice for All rally and march.
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Demonstrators march in New York, Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, during the Justice for All rally and march.
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Erica Garner leading a protest on Staten Island in her father's memory.
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Police officers block off the Atlantic Avenue/Barclays Center subway station. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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The peace sign reflects the nature of the peaceful protests throughout New York City. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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This woman protests from inside a nearby coffee shop outside of Barclays Center. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Protesters gather at Barclays Center as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watch a Brooklyn Nets basketball game inside. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Demonstrators stage a "die-in" outside of Barclays Center. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Protesters keep their signs close as they lie in front of the Barclays Center. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Police officers surround the protesters in front of the Barclays Center. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Many protesters held different signs to express their frustrations. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Protesters rally with their signs against the Eric Garner grand jury decision. (Credit: Valeria Gonzalez)
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Protestors participate in a "die-in" during a demonstration outside the Barclays Center against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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A protester attends a demonstration outside the Barclays Center on Monday against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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A protester wears an "I can't breathe" mask at the rally outside Barclays Center. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters participate in a "die-in" during a demonstration outside the Barclays Center. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Britain's Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, not pictured, attended a NBA basketball game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Brooklyn Nets at Barclays Center as protesters held a "die-in" outside. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters march against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner on Friday. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters participate in a "die-in" at Bryant Park during a march. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters rallying against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner stage a "die-in" at the Apple Store on Fifth Avenue. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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Protesters rallying against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner march in the rain on Central Park South. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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Demonstrators march across the Brooklyn Bridge on Thursday. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters carry replicas of coffins during a march over the Brooklyn Bridge. (Credit: AP Photo/John Minchillo)
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Protesters rallying against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner carry a collection of mock coffins bearing the names of victims of fatal police encounters as they cross the eastbound traffic lanes of the Brooklyn Bridge. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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Protesters rally against a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer involved in the death of Eric Garner in Foley Square. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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Protesters carry a collection of mock coffins on the Brooklyn Bridge bearing the names of victims of fatal police encounters. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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Protesters chant near a collection of mock coffins bearing the names of victims of fatal police encounters as they gather in Foley Square. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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A group of protesters march across the Brooklyn Bridge in the early morning hours. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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A group of protesters occupies the eastbound traffic lanes of the Brooklyn Bridge. (Credit: AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
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People march in protest on the West Side Highway on Wednesday. (Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Vehicles are gridlocked on the West Side Highway by a crowd of protesters. (Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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A man stands with his hands raised in front of a line of police officers during a protest. (Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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People lie in the middle of the West Side Highway. (Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Protesters near Rockefeller Center. (Credit: Mathew R. Warren)
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Protesters line the streets near Rockefeller Center. (Credit: Mathew R. Warren)
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A protester holds up an American flag in front of the line of police officers. (Credit: Mathew R. Warren)
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Protesters have their hands up as they gather near Sixth Avenue. (Credit: Mathew R. Warren)
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Protesters face police in riot gear near Rockefeller Center. (Credit: Mathew R. Warren)
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Protesters gather outside of Radio City Music Hall. (Credit: @maxvanhorn5/Instagram)
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Protesters shout in Times Square on Wednesday. (Credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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A protester holds up a "Black Lives Matter" sign in the marching. (Credit: @alexdorlando/Instagram)
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Protesters march down Madison and 51st Street. (Credit: Melatan Riden)
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A woman is overcome with emotion during a protest against the grand jury's decision in the Eric Garner case in Times Square on Wednesday. (Credit: AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
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Protesters march in the streets, blocking traffic. (Credit: @blakelythornton/Instagram)
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Protesters force gridlock as they march down Madison Avenue. (Credit: Melatan Riden)
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Police shut down 50th Street east of 6th Avenue to pedestrians. (Credit: Evan Stulberger)
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Traffic builds up as protesters march down Madison Avenue. (Credit: Melatan Riden)
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Protesters march in the north lanes of Park Avenue after the Eric Garner decision. (Credit: Checkey Beckford)
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Grand Central Terminal began a protest site after the no indictment decision. (Credit: @mistermcneilo/Instagram)
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Protesters lie down in Grand Central Terminal following the Eric Garner grand jury decision. (Credit: Brynn Gingras)
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A lie down protest in Grand Central Terminal. (Credit: @nyybx/Instagram)
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Tensions rise after Grand Jury does not indict NYPD officer in Eric Garner death. A few rowdy protestors (pictured) outside the store where Garner was killed are calmed down by residents and store owners who are asking for calm. (Credit: Jonathan Vigliotti)
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Protesters gather outside store where Eric Garner died this past summer. (Credit: Jonathan Vigliotti)
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Protesters lie down in opposition of the Eric Garner grand jury decision. (Credit: @jamesw/Twitter)
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