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USA: Eric Garner demo tries to SHUT DOWN Grand Central and Saks Fifth Avenue01:04

USA: Eric Garner demo tries to SHUT DOWN Grand Central and Saks Fifth Avenue

United States, New York City
December 12, 2014 at 18:56 GMT +00:00 · Published

Dozens of activists spread out on the ground in a 'die-in' demonstration inside Grand Central Station and Saks Fifth Avenue in New York on Thursday evening, protesting a grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer in the Eric Garner case.

Participants held signs bearing messages such as 'Black lives matter' and 'I can't breathe,' a reference to Garner's last words.

Eric Garner died July 17 after New York Police Department (NYPD) officer Daniel Pantaleo put him in a chokehold as multiple NYPD officers tried to detain him on charges of selling loose cigarettes. A grand jury decided not to indict Pantaleo on December 3.

USA: Eric Garner demo tries to SHUT DOWN Grand Central and Saks Fifth Avenue01:04
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Dozens of activists spread out on the ground in a 'die-in' demonstration inside Grand Central Station and Saks Fifth Avenue in New York on Thursday evening, protesting a grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer in the Eric Garner case.

Participants held signs bearing messages such as 'Black lives matter' and 'I can't breathe,' a reference to Garner's last words.

Eric Garner died July 17 after New York Police Department (NYPD) officer Daniel Pantaleo put him in a chokehold as multiple NYPD officers tried to detain him on charges of selling loose cigarettes. A grand jury decided not to indict Pantaleo on December 3.

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