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three days before the anniversary of his death at the hands of a new york city police officer the family of eric garner reaching a five point nine million dollar settlement with the city monday , new york mayor bill de blasio saying quote no some of money can make this family whole but hopefully the garner family can find some peace and finality from today's settlement eric garner died after a white police officer placed him in a chokehold on july seventeenth two thousand fourteen , gartner's name joining a growing list of unarmed black man killed by police officers galvanizing a nationwide protest movement , footage of garner's arrest and death prompting outrage and his last words i can't breathe taken up by demonstrators demanding police reforms , a grand jury declined to indict the police officer who chokes garner , settling coming a week after new york governor andrew cuomo said he will appoint a special prosecutor to investigate when i'm civilians are killed by police