Killing of Eric Garner
July 2014 death of an African American man after an arrest by police officers in New York
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Garner family seeks mayor's testimony on chokehold deathThe petition accuses Mayor Bill de Blasio, NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill and other city officials of neglect of duty
Eric Garner's mother calls on NYC mayor to fire cop after DOJ decisionAfter the DOJ announced this week that it would not charge Daniel Pantaleo
NYPD commissioner on his decision to fire Daniel Pantaleo: "I've had 5 years to think about this"In an exclusive interview with “CBS This Morning,” New York City Police Commissioner James O’Neill discusses his "difficult" decision to fire the officer who put Eric Garner in a deadly chokehold..
5 years after Garner death, neighborhood 'lawless'People in the Staten Island neighborhood where Eric Garner died say police have been reluctant to take any action in the area since Garner's death. (Aug. 21)
From Eric Garner's death to firing of NYPD officer: A timeline of key eventsNYPD Commissioner James O'Neill announced the firing of Daniel Pantaleo on Monday, just over five years after Eric Garner's death.
Eric Garner's family, fired officer both vow to keep fighting after NYPD decisionBoth Eric Garner's family and Daniel Pantaleo's legal team said they would keep fighting after the NYPD announced the decision to fire the officer.
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New York officer fired for Eric Garner chokehold deathThe police officer involved in the 2014 death of Eric Garner has been fired. Garner's dying words, "I can't breathe," sparked a national conversation about race and use of force. Errol Barnett reports.
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NYPD fires officer Daniel Pantaleo over Garner chokeholdNYPD Commissioner James O'Neill fired Daniel Pantaleo on Monday. The police officer used a banned chokehold on Eric Garner in 2014. CBS News correspondent Errol Barnett and attorney Vinoo Varghese..
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New York police fire officer who placed Eric Garner in deadly chokeholdThe New York Police Department on Monday fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner while trying to arrest him in 2014, an incident that helped fuel the "Black Lives Matter"..
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White New York police officer fired for deadly chokehold of Eric GarnerThe New York Police Department on Monday fired the white officer who used a deadly chokehold on Eric Garner, an African American, while trying to arrest him in 2014 as Garner repeatedly said "I can't..
Decision near on officer involved in 2014 Eric Garner deathNYPD commissioner schedules midday news conference on undisclosed topic as city awaits his decision
New York police to announce fate of officer in Eric Garner chokehold death: lawyerNew York police will reveal on Monday the fate of the white police officer who used a deadly chokehold while arresting Eric Garner in 2014, the officer's lawyer said, in a case that fueled the rise of..
Judge says police officer who put Eric Garner in chokehold should be firedAn administrative judge says the New York City police officer at the center of the "I can't breathe" confrontation that killed Eric Garner and set off a national conversation on police use of force..
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NYC police officer who killed Eric Garner should be fired, police judge rulesA white New York City police officer who killed an unarmed black man with a banned chokehold in 2014 should be fired, a police judge recommended on Friday in a case that stoked the Black Lives Matter..
Firing recommended for NY police officer who killed Eric Garner with chokeholdA white New York City police officer who killed an unarmed black man with a banned chokehold in 2014 should be fired, a police judge recommended on Friday in a case that stoked the Black Lives Matter..
NYPD judge recommends firing officer in Eric Garner deathAn administrative judge has recommended firing the New York City police officer accused of using a chokehold in the 2014 death of Eric Garner. The judge's findings in the disciplinary case of Officer..
Fire NYC policeman for fatal chokehold in Eric Garner arrest: department judge rulesA white New York City police officer who used a fatal chokehold on an unarmed black man during an arrest in 2014 should be fired, a police department disciplinary judge recommended on Friday.
Cop in Eric Garner's death, Daniel Pantaleo, should be fired, NYPD judge saysEric Garner’s pleas of "I can’t breathe" became a rallying cry on police brutality. Daniel Pantaleo, the cop in the case, should be fired, judge says.
Democratic debate protesters call for Eric Garner cop to be firedShouts of "Fire Pantaleo!" broke out during Bill de Blasio's opening statement
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Media analysis: Trump rally chants drown out police cases in week of racial tensionHundreds protested the Eric Garner decision this week. Just hours later, came the "send her back" chants at President Trump's rally, overtaking media.
Protests erupt in New York to mark Eric Garner's deathEric Garner died after an NYPD officer tried to arrest him for selling loose cigarettes. His dying gasp of "I can't breathe" inspired nationwide protests.
Eric Garner's mother calls for Mayor de Blasio to 'fire those cops'The "We are Eric Garner" rally was held on the five-year anniversary of Garner's death.
'We are fighting for justice': Protesters call for firing of NYPD officers at 'We are Eric Garner' rallyHundreds of youth organizers will march through Foley Square in New York City, calling for NYPD officers involved in Eric Garner's death to be fired.
New York mayor says he regrets trusting U.S. Justice Department on Garner chokehold caseNew York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Wednesday that he regrets trusting the U.S. Department of Justice after federal prosecutors declined to charge a city policeman who used a fatal chokehold on..
'We are Eric Garner': Protesters to call for firing of NYPD officers at rally in NYC todayHundreds of youth organizers will march through Foley Square in New York City, calling for NYPD officers involved in Eric Garner's death to be fired.
Eric Garner's mother calls for officer to be firedActivists are renewing calls for a New York City police officer to be fired for his involvement in the 2014 death of Eric Garner. This comes after federal prosecutors announced that officer Daniel..
Eric Garner's mother calls on Mayor Bill de Blasio to "step up" and fire officer involved in son's deathThe family of Eric Garner vows to continue their fight for justice after federal prosecutors decided not to charge a New York City police officer involved in his death. Garner died five years ago..