Eric Garner

Associated Press
Kimberly Dole
October 24, 2019 - 10:58 am
Daniel Pantaleo, the officer who was fired in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner is suing the New York Police Department and the police commissioner in an attempt to be reinstated.
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Gwen Carr, Eric Garner's mother
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
October 17, 2019 - 7:35 pm
The mother of Eric Garner is urging New York lawmakers to repeal a law used to keep the disciplinary records of police and correction officers secret.
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Al Sharpton
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 21, 2019 - 12:55 pm
A new state law is being proposed in New York that would outlaw police chokeholds statewide.
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Gwen Carr
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 19, 2019 - 6:48 pm
Eric Garner’s mother was on Capitol Hill on Thursday testifying before a House Judiciary Committee hearing on police misconduct.
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Gwen Carr, Eric Garner's mother
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Associated Press
August 27, 2019 - 4:56 pm
Members of Eric Garner's family want a court to force New York City's mayor and police commissioner to answer questions under oath about their relative's 2014 chokehold death.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio
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Rich Lamb
August 26, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio was heckled again Sunday night over his handling of the Eric Garner case, during a CNN Town Hall.
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Eric Garner Protest
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
August 22, 2019 - 2:21 pm
The Sergeants Benevolent Association on Thursday spoke out against the decision to strip a police supervisor of vacation time to settle a disciplinary case stemming from the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner.
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Eric Garner Protest
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Associated Press
August 21, 2019 - 3:20 pm
A police supervisor has agreed to give up vacation time to settle a disciplinary case stemming from the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner.
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Fire Daniel Pantaleo Trial
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Marta Zielinska
August 19, 2019 - 1:37 pm
NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill has announced his decision to fire Officer Daniel Pantaleo following his involvement in the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner .
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Fire Daniel Pantaleo Trial
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August 14, 2019 - 4:01 pm
Eric Garner’s family was joined by activists Wednesday on the steps of City Hall to call on Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner James O’Neill to fire Officer Daniel Pantaleo.
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