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Family Of Eric Garner And City Of New York Reach Settlement

The family of Eric Garner has reached a settlement with the city of New York. According to New York City Comptroller Scott Stinger, the...

Proposed Bill Would Make Police Chokeholds a Federal Crime

The Excessive Use of Force Prevention Act, a bill sponsored by New York Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn), would make the use of chokeholds by officers on suspects a...

Release Of Jailed Man Who Filmed NYPD Choking Of Eric Garner...

Update, April 10th, 2014, 4:08 p.m.: On Friday afternoon, District Attorney Dan Donovan’s office withdrew the bail hearing for Ramsey Orta challenging the source of funds used to post his...

Edited Wikipedia Entries About Police Brutality Traced To NYPD; Department Investigating

New York- Last Friday, Capital New York reported that several changes had been made to Wikipedia entries including those regarding the deaths of Eric Garner, Sean...

Nashville Police Chief Defends Decision Not to Crack Down on Police...

Following the highly-publicized and controversial officer-involved deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, protests erupted nationwide. In many cities, police responded to demonstrations with...

Civilians and non-civilians alike gather to bid farewell to fallen NYPD...

It has been hard to be a police officer in America after the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, and two NYPD officers...

Agent Provocateur? Masked Cop, Uncovered by Oakland Protesters, Points Gun at...

On Wednesday, a police brutality protest spontaneously emerged in the Oakland, CA area in response to recent revelations that grand juries failed to indict...

Truth in Media: The Root of Police Militarization

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Law school students can ask for final exams to be postponed

Columbia Law School is allowing students to ask for their final exams to be postponed if the student says they felt traumatized or disturbed...

LeBron James Wears “I Can’t Breathe” Shirt During Game Warm-up

A thousand Eric Garner supporters tried to shut down the Barclays Center in New York City on Monday night, protesting outside of the arena...

Alice in Chains Singer Says Cops Detained Him, Accused Him of...

According to the music news site Loudwire, Alice in Chains vocalist William DuVall, who took over as the band's lead singer following the death...

Grand Jury Indicts Man, Who Filmed Eric Garner’s Chokehold Death by...

"You're just mad because I filmed your boy," said Ramsey Orta, according to The Huffington Post, as officers with the New York Police Department...

LOTFI: Rand Paul delivered the most incredibly bold Eric Garner statement

By Michael Lotfi Facebook | Twitter | LinkedIn NEW YORK, December 3, 2014-- On Wednesday, a grand jury declined to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who was caught on...

Breaking: NYPD Officer Not Indicted In Death Of Eric Garner

New York- The New York Post is reporting that a grand jury has declined to indict Officer Daniel Pantaleo, the NYPD officer who was...

New York Grand Jury May Not Indict Officer Who Choked To...

A grand jury is close to reaching a decision on whether or not to charge a New York City Police Department officer for killing...

NYPD Officer Who Allegedly Choked Eric Garner Has Already Cost City...

New York- NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was caught on video putting 43-year-old Eric Garner in an apparent chokehold resulting in death last Thursday over suspicion...

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