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NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who placed chokehold on Eric Garner

USATODAY.com Monday, 19 August 2019
The police officer who placed Eric Garner in a chokehold in the moments before his death on a New York City Street five years ago will be fired.
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