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#eric garner

# eric-garner - Tuesday 16 July, 2019

US policeman won't face charges for chokehold that may have contributed to death of Eric Garner
# New York
# New York

US policeman won't face charges for chokehold that may have contributed to death of Eric Garner

Jul 16th 2019, 11:00 PM 15,635 Views 38 Comments

The decision effectively ended the five-year-old case.

# eric-garner - Saturday 30 December, 2017

Erica Garner, activist daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner, has died aged 27
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# Activist

Erica Garner, activist daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner, has died aged 27

Dec 30th 2017, 2:43 PM 70,893 Views 46 Comments

She suffered a heart attack last week.

# eric-garner - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

Eric Garner chokehold death: New York reaches $5.9m settlement
# I Can't Breathe
# I Can't Breathe

Eric Garner chokehold death: New York reaches $5.9m settlement

Jul 14th 2015, 10:17 AM 12,209 Views 22 Comments

The man’s death sparked a nationwide debate about tactics used by police.

# eric-garner - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year
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# Timeline

The police killings that have sparked racial tensions in the US this year

Dec 24th 2014, 5:30 PM 7,190 Views 41 Comments

The shooting dead of Antonio Martin joins a growing list of similar incidents in the last six months.

# eric-garner - Sunday 21 December, 2014

New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself
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# Ambush

New York reeling after policemen shot dead in their car before gunman shoots himself

Dec 21st 2014, 7:15 PM 47,212 Views 95 Comments

The man posted online that he was planning to kill two police officers in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.

# eric-garner - Saturday 20 December, 2014

'I Can't Breathe' t-shirts latest in long line of athletes making political statements
# I Can't Breathe
From The42
# I Can't Breathe

'I Can't Breathe' t-shirts latest in long line of athletes making political statements

Dec 20th 2014, 6:46 PM 4,320 Views 2 Comments

Lebron James and other athletes who made symbolic political statements.

# eric-garner - Saturday 13 December, 2014

Thousands march in Washington and New York to demand action on police killings
# I Can't Breathe
# I Can't Breathe

Thousands march in Washington and New York to demand action on police killings

Dec 13th 2014, 7:52 PM 4,660 Views 22 Comments

The marches come after the killings of Eric Garner and Michael Brown.

# eric-garner - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Police in London arrest 76 people after shopping centre 'die-in'
# I Can't Breathe
# I Can't Breathe

Police in London arrest 76 people after shopping centre 'die-in'

Dec 11th 2014, 1:54 PM 20,646 Views 53 Comments

Hundreds of demonstrators blocked the Westfield shopping mall in west London.

# eric-garner - Tuesday 9 December, 2014

LeBron wore the 'I Can't Breathe' protest t-shirt before the Cavs' 7th straight win last night
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From The42
# Brooklyn

LeBron wore the 'I Can't Breathe' protest t-shirt before the Cavs' 7th straight win last night

Dec 9th 2014, 12:30 PM 9,949 Views 4 Comments

But LBJ wasn’t the biggest star on show in Brooklyn last night.

# eric-garner - Sunday 7 December, 2014

'Centuries of racism is being confronted in America'
# We Can't Breathe
# We Can't Breathe

'Centuries of racism is being confronted in America'

Dec 7th 2014, 6:42 PM 8,241 Views 34 Comments

New York mayor Bill De Blasio says he fears for his son dealing with police.

Derrick Rose wore an 'I Can't Breathe' t-shirt during warmups last night
# Speaking Out
From The42
# Speaking Out

Derrick Rose wore an 'I Can't Breathe' t-shirt during warmups last night

Dec 7th 2014, 11:10 AM 6,151 Views 1 Comment

Bulls star adds his voice to the protests on Eric Garner’s death.

# eric-garner - Friday 5 December, 2014

Irish comedian Maeve Higgins writes powerful piece about police brutality in the US
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From The Daily Edge
# New York

Irish comedian Maeve Higgins writes powerful piece about police brutality in the US

Dec 5th 2014, 9:00 PM 4,260 Views 2 Comments

Higgins is now based in New York.

"I can’t breathe": New York protesters shout Eric Garner's final words
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# Eric Garner

"I can’t breathe": New York protesters shout Eric Garner's final words

Dec 5th 2014, 7:59 AM 11,580 Views 85 Comments

Father of six Eric Garner died after being placed in a chokehold by a white police officer.

# eric-garner - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday
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# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Dec 4th 2014, 11:07 PM 14,780 Views 5 Comments

Everyone’s talking about homelessness, tax evasion, and the death of a mother and her newborn child.

"We can't breathe": Outrage after jury decides cop won't be prosecuted for man's death
# Eric Garner
# Eric Garner

"We can't breathe": Outrage after jury decides cop won't be prosecuted for man's death

Dec 4th 2014, 9:35 AM 9,947 Views 51 Comments

Garner died after being held in a chokehold, which was carried out by police officer Daniel Pantaleo.