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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