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Al Sharpton plans march as Eric Garner's family speaks on chokehold victim
Al Sharpton plans march as Eric Garner's family speaks on chokehold victim

The Rev. Al Sharpton will lead a protest march across the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in New York City later this month in response to a medical examiner's ruling that Eric Garner was the victim of a homicide after police placed him in a chokehold last month. Flanked by Garner's relatives, Sharpton made the announcement during a weekly meeting of the National Action Network on Saturday. “Now it’s time. Since the ME has made his determination, now is the time for the rubber to meet the road, and somebody to show, where we go," he said. Sharpton, who said the march across the bridge linking Brooklyn and Staten Island would take place on Aug. 23, also urged...

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