Grand Jury Begins Hearing Evidence In Eric Garner Chokehold CaseGarner, who was 43, was stopped on July 17, 2014 outside a Staten Island convenience store because police officers believed he was selling loose, untaxed cigarettes.
NYPD Sergeant Faces Departmental Charge In Eric Garner Case; Union Slams DecisionInternal charges can lead to loss of vacation days up to dismissal from the department.
Bratton Fires Back At City Council For Proposed Police RegulationNew York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton is pushing back on a number of City Council measures aimed to change police practices across the city.
Judge Rules Against Releasing Grand Jury Minutes In Eric Garner CaseA judge on Thursday said the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board cannot access the grand jury minutes in the case against a police officer who held Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold.
Activists Demand Federal Charges Against Officer In Death Of Eric GarnerEarlier this week, Garner's family reached a $5.9 million settlement with New York City over the death.
Protest Rallies Mark One Year Anniversary Of Eric Garner's DeathMajor rallies were held Friday to mark the one year anniversary of Eric Garner's death.
Eric Garner's Family On $5.9 Million Settlement: Don't Congratulate Us, This Is Not A Victory"Don't congratulate us. This is not a victory," Garner's mother Gwen Carr said. "The victory will come when we get justice."
LI Teen, Suspended For Senior Prank, Claims Security Guard Put Him In ChokeholdA senior prank at a Long Island high school went horribly wrong, and a high school student ended up getting barred from the graduation and prom.
New York Court Asked To Release Details In Eric Garner CaseThe New York Civil Liberties Union and other petitioners have gone to court to demand that Judge William Garnett open the record in the Eric Garner case.
Hearing Planned In Call For Release Of Grand Jury Transcripts In Eric Garner CaseThe New York Civil Liberties Union was set to go to court Thursday, as the group demanded the release of the grand jury transcript from the Eric Garner case.
Mayor De Blasio Says He Would Veto Bill That Would Make Chokeholds IllegalMayor Bill de Blasio says he would veto a proposed New York City Council bill that would make chokeholds illegal.
Judge Weighing Whether To Make Garner Grand Jury Proceedings Public Pulls Himself Off CaseThe judge weighing whether to make the Eric Garner grand jury proceedings public has pulled himself off the case.