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Eric Garner's stepfather, Benjamin Carr, mother Gwen Carr and his widow Esaw Garner (R)
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May 15, 2019 - 10:17 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner says a police officer's chokehold set into motion "a lethal sequence of events" that led to his death five years ago. RELATED: Officer in Eric Garner case is scapegoat, lawyer says, protesters disrupt morning rush...
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New York City police officer Daniel Pantaleo leaves his house Monday, May 13, 2019, in Staten Island, N.Y. A long-delayed disciplinary trial is set to begin Monday for Pantaleo, accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
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May 13, 2019 - 12:22 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- The New York City police officer accused of using a banned chokehold in the July 2014 death of Eric Garner is being made a scapegoat in a politically charged atmosphere, a defense lawyer said Monday. Protesters at odds with the NYPD gathered outside the Staten Island...
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A woman holds a 'We Can't Breathe' sign at a protest following a grand jury's decision not to indict NYPD officers in the death of Eric Garner.
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December 06, 2018 - 11:34 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A date has been set for the departmental trial of NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo. RELATED: Cop faces departmental charges in death of Eric Garner | On Anniversary Of Son’s Death, Eric Garner’s Mother Repeats Call For Action It will begin on May 13. Pantaleo was not charged...
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