The person running her popular Twitter account told Garner's 35,000 followers Wednesday that a CAT scan revealed that she had suffered brain damage "from lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest".
You can nearly say that the day the NY police officer took Eric Garner's life unnecessarily with a vicious chokehold in Staten Island in 2014, he also squeezed out most of the life of his daughter Erica.
Erica Garner, the daughter of police chokehold victim Eric Garner, is now fighting for her life after suffering a massive heart attack.
After her father's death on Staten Island in 2014, Erica Garner campaigned for police accountability, demanding justice for not only her father but also for others who were killed during encounters with police.
Erica Garner, 27, was in a medically induced coma, her mother, Esaw Snipes, said in a brief telephone interview.
Upon hearing the sad news, rappers Common and MC Lyte offered their prayers to Erica Garner's family. Chokeholds are prohibited by the NYPD, and a ruling by the New York City medical examiner found Eric Garner died due to "compression of neck (choke hold)". He described her as a "warrior" with her activism.
"She's not gone, she's brain dead", Garner's heartbroken mother explained.
Erica Garner has been hospitalized in Brooklyn since Saturday. His final words were "I can't breathe", which he repeated 11 times. "Physically she is still with us".
Public reaction to Garner's death contributed to the mounting national outrage of police brutality and helped foment the Black Lives Matter movement.
Other men on the list include Pope Francis, John McCain, Elon Musk, Bernie Sanders, Bill Gates, Mike Pence, and The Dalai Lama. Barack Obama claimed the honor for the 10th year in a row while Clinton retained her title for the 16th year in a row.
Wearing a sparkling silver jumpsuit and a fur coat, Khloe cradled her growing bump as in a picture posted on Instagram. R&B icons Babyface, Toni Braxton and Brian McKnight provided the musical entertainment.
Rosen has reportedly expressed concern about landing in Cleveland, which takes its 0-14 record to Chicago on Sunday. It's nearly certain that the Browns will take a quarterback with their top pick, which will likely be the No. 1.
It is legal in the United Kingdom but a banned drug in Egypt and anyone caught with it can face criminal charges. The family has previously said Plummer had no idea that what she was doing was illegal and she was just "daft".
Denver has been dreaming of a white Christmas , and last night's snowfall should ensure that we have one. Nallan also notes that it's been 15 years since the region saw snow falling overnight into Christmas .
The average daily gas price in the Detroit area is $2.62, representing a 22-cent increase from previous year . In Rhode Island, gas is up 11 percent from past year , when it was averaging $2.28 per gallon in the state.
WattUp is platform-agnostic, meaning you could theoretically buy a charger for any phone, regardless of who makes the device. The technology can also be used to charge devices via contact, similar the more familiar Qi charging pads available now.
It's still unclear whether Google will own and operate the stores itself, or whether it'll go the franchise route instead. For those of you who didn't know, Google had, in fact, tried its luck at opening retail stores in India back in 2013.
If you have a real Christmas tree, the experts say it's a good idea to get rid of it quickly, before it gets dry . Port City Daily has compiled a list of local entities that will help residents dispose of used trees.
As of Friday, 350 people had showed up to the office of McHenry County Treasurer Glenda Miller to pay their property taxes early. It appears the tax bill writers made a technical mistake, and it's unclear whether they will correct it.
Geely becomes top stakeholder in Volvo Group
The Reuters article also noted that AB Volvo owns 45 percent of Dongfeng Commercial Vehicles, one of China's largest truck makers. The Chinese company will also become the second-largest owner of AB Volvo by voting rights after investment firm Industrivarden.
State Dept. to Resume Full Visa Services in Turkey
The Turkish government wants the U.S. to extradite Gulen to Turkey, for his alleged involvement in the failed coup. U.S. embassy in Ankara to resume full visa services in Turkey, ending a suspension lasting more than two months.
Nintendo Delays 64 GB Switch Card Launch To 2019
They said the notice disappointed some software makers, especially US -based publishers that often produce data-heavy games. Super Mario Odyssey , Splatoon 2 , and ARMS are all games that take 2 to 8GB of internal memory in the Nintendo Switch .
WhatsApp would No More Be Functional on Some Blackberry Phones
WhatsApp recently rolled out several new features , like delete messages , picture-in-picture feature , etc. for both platforms. The company also mentioned that the older operating systems don't offer the capabilities it needs to expand its capabilities.
United Kingdom woman jailed in Egypt over painkillers
Plummer insisted that the tablets were for her Egyptian partner, who required the painkillers for his chronic back pain. Laura, from Hull, was held on October 9 as she flew into Red Sea resort Hurghada for a trip to see Omar.
Woman hit with $284 billion electric bill
After discovering the bill, Horomanski had her son call Penelec, Horomanski's electric supplier, for an explanation. She thought maybe her Christmas lights had done something wacky because her bill was more than $284 billion .