Family and friends of chokehold victim demand justice

Updated 5:07 PM ET, Wed December 3, 2014
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People participate in a demonstration against the death of Eric Garner after he was taken into police custody in Staten Island. Joel Graham photographed the July 2014 demonstration, and captured this image of Garner's friends and family rallying alongside the Rev. Al Sharpton. Courtesy Joel Graham
Crowds of people rally in Upper Manhattan in July 2014. Courtesy Joel Graham
While photographing the July 2014 demonstration, Graham says, he saw a New York Police Department presence at the event. "The NYPD appeared genuinely sympathetic to the marchers, giving everyone wide latitude to voice their frustrations," he said. Courtesy Joel Graham
Garner's mother, Gwen Carr, speaks at the July 2014 demonstration. Courtesy Joel Graham
Garner's family, friends and people from the Staten Island community gathered in July 2014 to demand a full investigation into the incident. Courtesy Joel Graham