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June 25, 2020 - 4:04 pm
The Colorado governor told the state's top prosecutor Thursday to reopen the investigation into the death of Elijah McClain, a 23-year-old Black man put into a chokehold by police who stopped him on the street in suburban Denver last year.
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Rebekah Sager
June 09, 2020 - 7:21 am
In a move that follows several around the country and in France, Commission President Eileen Decker and Los Angeles Police Chief Michel Moore have agreed to an immediate moratorium on the training and use of the Carotid Restraint Control Hold until such time that the Board of Police Commissioners...
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June 05, 2020 - 12:28 pm
Minneapolis agrees to ban all chokeholds by police and require bystanding officers to stop them in wake of Floyd death.
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CNS News
November 21, 2019 - 11:33 am
ANAHEIM (CNS) - A federal jury has awarded $13.2 million to the family of a 32-year-old man, who was choked to death in a struggle with Anaheim police three years ago. A federal jury in Los Angeles found Anaheim police used excessive force and violated the constitutional rights of Fermin Vincent...
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AP
August 02, 2019 - 10:20 am
NEW YORK (AP) — An administrative judge on Friday recommended firing the New York City police officer accused of using a chokehold in the 2014 death of an unarmed black man whose dying pleas of "I can't breathe" became a rallying cry against alleged police brutality. Soon after the recommendation...
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Getty
May 15, 2019 - 11:42 am
NEW YORK — A medical examiner who performed an autopsy on Eric Garner says a police officer's chokehold set into motion "a lethal sequence of events" that led to his death five years ago. Dr. Floriana Persechino detailed the findings in testimony Wednesday at New York Police Department Officer...
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February 07, 2019 - 9:07 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A man who was attacked by a group of people -- including two off-duty Los Angeles firefighters -- and choked to unconsciousness on Halloween night 2015 in Chatsworth reached a $7.4 million settlement of his lawsuit against the assailants, his attorney said today. Attorney David...
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