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Arizona city councilman says 'I can't breathe' at anti-mask rally [Video]

Arizona city councilman says 'I can't breathe' at anti-mask rally

A Scottsdale, Arizona town councilman has been criticized after he apparently used the words uttered by George Floyd and Eric Garner as they died under police custody.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:55Published
Jay Pharoah: LA Police Approached At Gunpoint, Knelt On Neck [Video]

Jay Pharoah: LA Police Approached At Gunpoint, Knelt On Neck

(CNN) Comedian Jay Pharoah shared surveillance footage of him being detained by Los Angeles police, who allegedly approached him with guns drawn and knelt on his neck in a similar way that led to..

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N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs Sweeping Police Reforms Into Law, Says They're 'Long Overdue' [Video]

N.Y. Gov. Andrew Cuomo Signs Sweeping Police Reforms Into Law, Says They're 'Long Overdue'

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Friday signed sweeping police reform bills into law, notably banning chokeholds and repealing a hotly contested state law known as 50-A, which kept officers' disciplinary..

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I Am Eric Garner’s Cousin. Here’s What George Floyd’s Family Can Expect. [Video]

I Am Eric Garner’s Cousin. Here’s What George Floyd’s Family Can Expect.

Amid protests against police brutality following the killing of George Floyd, Jason Fulford, Eric Garner’s cousin, reflects on the personal trauma endured by families whose loved ones’ names become..

Credit: The New Yorker     Duration: 08:49Published
'Hands up, don't shoot': how modern athletes have protested racial injustice – video [Video]

'Hands up, don't shoot': how modern athletes have protested racial injustice – video

The sporting world has been echoing the global outrage over the death of George Floyd. Throughout the past decade sport stars, and in particular black athletes, have been able to use their platform to..

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New York Assembly lawmakers repeal 50-A law shielding police records, bill goes to Cuomo for signature [Video]

New York Assembly lawmakers repeal 50-A law shielding police records, bill goes to Cuomo for signature

The law that shields police records in New York State has been repealed by Senate and Assembly lawmakers.

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George Floyd's life celebrated at funeral, family calls for justice [Video]

George Floyd's life celebrated at funeral, family calls for justice

George Floyd, the African-American man whose death in police custody roused worldwide protests against racism, was extolled on Tuesday as a "gentle giant" and a symbol of the oppressed's struggle for..

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Rev. Al Sharpton Thanks Previous Social Justice Fighters In Floyd Speech [Video]

Rev. Al Sharpton Thanks Previous Social Justice Fighters In Floyd Speech

Rev. Al Sharpton provides remarks during George Floyd's Funeral, thanking attorney Benjamin Crump and several families that have experienced similar shooting tragedies for their support.

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Mourners Gather, Honor George Floyd As Push Towards Police Reform Grows [Video]

Mourners Gather, Honor George Floyd As Push Towards Police Reform Grows

Mourners gathered in Texas on Monday to pay their respects to George Floyd. Floyd, a 46-year-old father and black American, died in police custody two weeks ago. Pressure for sweeping reforms to the..

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Ava DuVernay Recalls Oscar Voters Disapproved Eric Garner Tribute [Video]

Ava DuVernay Recalls Oscar Voters Disapproved Eric Garner Tribute

Director Ava DuVernay and actor David Oyelowo recently recalled a time when members from the Oscars' governing body threatened not to vote for their film Selma after the cast wore "I Can't Breathe"..

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Sen. Gillibrand To Introduce Bill Banning Police Chokeholds [Video]

Sen. Gillibrand To Introduce Bill Banning Police Chokeholds

Sen. Gillibrand plans to introduce bill banning police chokeholds and maneuvers that restrict oxygen flow.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:22Published
Spike Lee releases short film '3 Brothers' inspired by George Floyd d*ath [Video]

Spike Lee releases short film '3 Brothers' inspired by George Floyd d*ath

In the 95-second feature, the director compares the d*aths of Floyd and Eric Garner to a scene from his 1989 film, 'Do the Right Thing'.

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Spike Lee Honors George Floyd [Video]

Spike Lee Honors George Floyd

The director compares the deaths of Floyd and Eric Garner to a scene from his 1989 film, 'Do the Right Thing.'

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Spike Lee Releases Short Film '3 Brothers' Inspired By George Floyd Murder [Video]

Spike Lee Releases Short Film '3 Brothers' Inspired By George Floyd Murder

Spike Lee Releases Short Film '3 Brothers' Inspired By George Floyd Murder In the 95-second feature, the director compares the deaths of Floyd and Eric Garner to a scene from his 1989 film, 'Do the..

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Thousands In Amsterdam Protest Death Of George Floyd [Video]

Thousands In Amsterdam Protest Death Of George Floyd

Thousands of protesters in Amsterdam gathered to protest the death of an unarmed American black man. The protestors chanted “I can’t breathe” as they gathered in central Amsterdam on Monday...

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Eric Garner’s mother speaks at vigil for George Floyd [Video]

Eric Garner’s mother speaks at vigil for George Floyd

"This is just opening up an old wound, pouring salt into it." Eric Garner's mother, Gwen Carr, speaks to the Minneapolis community at a prayer vigil for George Floyd.

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Baltimore Community Activist addresses protests in Minneapolis [Video]

Baltimore Community Activist addresses protests in Minneapolis

Five years ago it was Baltimore in the national spotlight. A young African American man named Freddie Gray died in police custody in West Baltimore and it lead to an uprising.

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Eric Garner's Family Travels To Minneapolis To Demand Justice For George Floyd's Death [Video]

Eric Garner's Family Travels To Minneapolis To Demand Justice For George Floyd's Death

The family of Eric Garner traveled from Staten Island to Minneapolis on Thursday, demanding justice for the death of George Floyd; Jeff Pegues reports for CBS2.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:11Published
Retired Officers Analyze Video Of Fatal Arrest [Video]

Retired Officers Analyze Video Of Fatal Arrest

George Floyd's case drew comparisons to Eric Garner's 2014 death in New York, after he was placed in a police chokehold, after being accused of illegally selling cigarettes, John Lauritsen reports..

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Eric Garner: Chokehold cop 'should be fired', says US judge

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New York mayor says he regrets trusting U.S. Justice Department on Garner chokehold case

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Wednesday that he regrets trusting the U.S. Department of Justice after federal prosecutors declined to charge a city policeman who used a fatal chokehold on..
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Factbox: U.S. police officers who kill unarmed black men often avoid criminal liability

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Eric Garner's mother: 'Today we can't breathe'

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No federal charges for New York policeman in 2014 'I can't breathe' death

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