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Yet another video of the NYPD using the chokehold to subdue a civilian

A week after a video circulated online showing the New York Police Department putting Eric Garner of Staten Island, New York in a chokehold moments before he died, another video has surfaced showing cops once again using the illegal maneuver. 139 more words

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Again? Video Emerges Of NYPD Officers Using Illegal Chokehold On Harlem Man (VIDEO)

Just days after video emerged of New York Police Department officers killing Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six, with an apparent chokehold, another video has emerged of officers using the… 305 more words


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I just woke up from a terrible dream. It was so vivid! I just had to write about it.  In my dream my husband and I were returning home from grocery shopping. 958 more words


US protesters in New York slam police brutality

Many people in the US city of New York haven’t stayed silent over police brutality after an African American man with asthma died last week when cops put him in a chokehold. 43 more words


Renisha McBride: Jury Hears Opening Remarks In Theodore Wafer Trial [VIDEO]

DETROIT -A Dearborn Heights man who killed an unarmed woman on his porch was rocked out of sleep by a series of “boom, boom, boom” pounding sounds outside his home, causing him to grab a shotgun, open the front door and fire, a defense lawyer told jurors during opening statements Wednesday. 418 more words


Chokehold Victim Eric Garner Laid To Rest In NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — An overflow crowd packed a church and sang songs on Wednesday at the funeral of a man who died in police custody after an officer placed him in an apparent chokehold. 482 more words

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