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Fire NYC policeman for fatal chokehold in Eric Garner arrest: department judge rules

Reuters Friday, 2 August 2019
A 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.
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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday said he hoped "today begins the process of restoring some faith," after a police department disciplinary judge recommended the officer who used a fatal chokehold on Eric Garner in 2014, be fired. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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