Submitted by Admin on Tue, 07/14/2015 - 20:03

Internationally distributed cell phone video of a police fatal encounter in July 2014 shows Eric Garner, an African-American man, being held on the ground by the NYPD in an apparent choke-hold.
Although police officers ere not charged with a crime, taxpayers were charged plenty.

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