Re-blog. Were grand jury witnesses told not to mention “chokehold” in the Eric Garner case?
This photo shows protesters singing Christmas carols at New York City Grand Central Station denouncing the decisions by two grand juriesnot to indict police officers in the deaths of unarmed black men Eric Garner and Michael Brown in New York City and Ferguson, Missouri; December 7, 2014.
By Fred Mazelis in the USA:
Grand jury witnesses told not to mention police “chokehold” in Eric Garner case
18 June 2015
July 17 will mark exactly one year since a police chokehold in the New York City borough of Staten Island led to the death of Eric Garner, a 43-year-old father of six. The killing of Garner was caught on video and fueled national and international outrage over police violence and brutality. Following the Garner case, the murders of Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Walter Scott and Freddie Gray, among hundreds of others, have powerfully illustrated…
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