NYPD Chokehold Death Ruled Homicide, Medical Examiner Says (12)

NBC News 2014.08.02 00:38
NEW YORK (AP) - A chokehold used by a police officer on a New York City man during his arrest for selling untaxed, loose cigarettes last month caused his death, the medical examiner announced Friday, ruling it a homicide. Eric Garner, 43, a black man whose videotaped confrontation with a white police officer has caused widespread outcry and calls by the Rev.
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