After the Justice Department's decision on Tuesday, the last hope for justice in Garner's death lies with the NYPD commissioner and the mayor, who must fire the officer who killed him.
"If Eric Garner's case were to happen at the border every politician would have been rallying for him," said New York civil rights activist Hawk Newsome.
"Garner's death should be treated with the gravity that human life deserves," New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said.
"With the passing of this law, there will never be another officer who gets away with the actions that killed Eric Garner and Andrew Kearse," said civil rights activist Hawk Newsome.
"Why did it take this long?" Hawk Newsome, a civil rights activist and head of Black Lives Matter of Greater New York, said.
Training is slated to begin in late January or February 2018, though New York City's mayor repeatedly lauded the impact the training has already had last year.
Erica Garner gave birth to her second child in August 2017. It was during that pregnancy that doctors informed her of a heart condition.
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Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, said Clinton has "compassion" and "understanding."
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Randolph Holder, 33, was a five-year veteran of the NYPD and third-generation officer.
New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer said the settlement with Garner's family was "in the best interest of all parties."
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