Officer Daniel Pantaleo Says He Feels "Very Bad" Regarding Death Of Eric Garner

  After a grand jury decided not to pursue any charges in relation to the death of Eric Garner, Officer Daniel Pantaleo, who was caught on tape using a chokehold move which is banned by the NYPD, has released a statement regarding the case: “I became a police officer to help people and to protect those who can’t protect […]

Jon Stewart Finds Eric Garner Verdict "Utterly Depressing"

Comedy Central host and comedian Jon Stewart took to the air yesterday to voice his frustration at the grand jury decision not to bring charges against the officer responsible for the choking death of Eric Garner.  In a poignant moment on The Daily Show, he took a more somber tone as he directly addressed the situation stating V”I don’t know. I […]

No Charges To Be Filed In Chokehold Death Of Eric Garner

Before Michael Brown there was Eric Garner, a forty-three-year-old New York resident  wrestled down to the ground on Staten Island after authorities claimed to have witnessed him selling cigarettes illegally. In a video of the July incident, one can see Officer Daniel Pantaleo place the man in a chokehold as the six foot, three inch tall man pleaded his case: […]