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Four years later, NYPD cop who choked Eric Garner to death CHARGED

MANHATTAN, NEW YORK — Almost exactly four years to the day in the murder of Eric Garner,  NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo is expected to finally see his day in court for his  brutality against Garner. According to the NYPD, the department has begun disciplinary actions against Pantaleo that will eventually lead to his day in court. The deceased Eric Garner is pictured in a family portrait provided by the Associated Press.  Pantaleo was famously seen on cell phone video in 2014 choking Garner to death using a form of a chokehold that is banned under NYPD’s arrest policy.   However, lawyers, did indeed attempt to argue that it was. In fact a takedown maneuver actually taught by the department — despite the obvious chokehold caught on video. He is expected to go to trial...

Eric Garner’s daughter Erica is in grave condition after heart attack: Reports

NEW YORK -- According to the family of Eric Garner, his oldest daughter Erica,  remains in a medically induced coma after an asthma-attack that resulted in a heart attack. Garner, 27,   is best known for being an anti-police brutality activist, in which, she became after the 2014 murder of her father at the hands of New York City police. Her family members confirmed to numerous outlets that she is alive and fighting, but, doctors reportedly say her condition remains unstable. Garner had given birth to her 2nd child in August,  some of which, she named after her father.
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