Eric Garner Supporters To Rally Outside Gracie Mansion Amid Demands For Mayor To Fire OfficerGwen Carr and other activist are calling for “11 days of outrage” after the U.S. Department of Justice announced it would not file civil rights charges against the officers involved in her son’s death.
Eric Garner's Mother Says Mayor De Blasio Needs To 'Step Up' And Fire OfficerToday marks five years since Garner's death. Yesterday, the Department of Justice declined to file civil rights charges in the case.
Eric Garner's Mother Still Wants Officer In Chokehold Incident FiredThe mother of Eric Garner, who died in a police chokehold on Staten Island in 2014, met with the Civilian Complaint Review Board on Monday.
Family Of Eric Garner Frustrated As Federal Probe Remains ActiveThe family of the slain man, Eric Garner, emerged from a private meeting Wednesday with Justice Department officials saying they had been told that the investigation was still active.
Protesters Arrested In NYC Demonstration Against Trump Supreme Court PickMoments after President Donald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his U.S. Supreme Court pick, a small group of protesters blocked traffic in front of Trump Tower and got arrested.Moments after President Donald Trump announced Neil Gorsuch as his U.S. Supreme Court pick, a small group of protesters blocked traffic in front of Trump Tower and got arrested.
Eric Garner's Mother Furious Over Six-Figure Sum Earned Last Year By Officer Involved In Son's DeathThe mother of Eric Garner expressed fury Wednesday night upon learning that an officer involved in her son’s death earned $120,000 last year.
'I Didn't Want This Spotlight': Mothers Of The Movement Speak Out At DNCThe mother of Eric Garner, and several other mothers who lost children to gun violence or excessive police force ,took center stage at the Democratic National Convention Tuesday night.
Rev. Sharpton Leads Prayer Vigil For NYPD Officer Gunned Down In East HarlemSharpton laid a wreath at the memorial outside of the Harlem police precinct.
Advocates Demand Special Prosecutor For NYS Police Custody Death CasesMothers and other relatives of a dozen New Yorkers killed by police have brought cardboard coffins to the New York state Capitol Monday, to urge Gov. Andrew Cuomo to appoint a special prosecutor for future cases.
Sharpton Fires Back At NY Post Report Saying Eric Garner's Daughter Slammed HimThe New York Post, citing a video released by conservative activist James O'Keefe, claims that Eric Garner's daughter is caught on video saying Sharpton is only interested in money.
Hearing Held On Requests For Release Of More Information In Eric Garner CaseProtesters rallied with signs, banners and instruments outside the State Supreme Court in Staten Island during the hearing, calling on records from the Garner grand jury proceedings to be unsealed.
Family Of Eric Garner, Rev. Al Sharpton Hold Moment Of Silence For Fallen Officers Liu And RamosGarner's mother Gwen Carr, and his wife Esaw Garner helped with the annual dinner for the homeless and senior citizens. They also gave out toys to children.
Eric Garner's Widow: 'Somebody Needs To Pay' For Husband's DeathEric Garner's family is continuing to call for justice a day after a Staten Island grand jury decided not to indict a police officer in connection with the 43-year-old's death.
Family Of Eric Garner Meets With Federal ProsecutorsThe Rev. Al Sharpton joined Eric Garner's family members Friday for a closed-door meeting with officials from the civil rights division of the U.S. attorney's office.