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Westchester Commuters Face Protest Following Grand Jury Decision

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NEW YORK, N.Y. – Metro-North commuters faced a demonstration Wednesday evening as protesters staged a "die-in" at Grand Central Station.

The protestors lay on the ground at Grand Central following a Staten Island grand jury's decision not to bring criminal charges against a police officer who placed a black man in a chokehold, causing his death.

Eric Garner died in July after Officer Daniel Pantaleo placed him in a chokehold. The officer had stopped Garner for allegedly selling loose cigarettes.

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