Thursday 1 December 2022
  • :
  • :
[adrotate group="1"]
[adrotate group="4"]

NYC Settles Case with Eric Garner’s Family for $5.9 Million

By Staff



Eric Garner’s mother, Gwen Carr

The family of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man who died last year when an NYPD officer held him on the ground in an apparent chokehold during his arrest, accepted a $5.9 million pre-trial settlement from New York City, June 13.

Garner’s estate filed a claim against the city for damages related to his death in October 2014.

Continue reading this article on our sister publication’s website.