Listen: Eric Garner, Officer And Pantaleo discussed on Vickie Allen and Levon Putney
"Stay informed. Stay connected. Depend on WCBS. Good morning. I'm Vicky Allen. Three things to know at twelve forty five one. The NYPD is investigating a bomb threat phoned into CNN last evening, forcing the evacuation of its offices at the Time Warner building on Columbus circle. All clear came just before midnight to give it a measles. Outbreak to orthodox Jewish communities in Brooklyn starting today, any unvaccinated students will not be allowed to attend your Shiva's in Williamsburg or borough park and three the departmental trial. The NYPD officer who put Eric garner in a chokehold which may have contributed to his death has been set for made CBS's Marla diamonds spoke with Joe Avalon on the afternoon round. What can happen to Pantaleo in this court? The biggest thing that could happen to the officer would be that. He would be fired the criminal charges against Pantaleo were dropped by. Staten island. Grand jury who failed to indict him for this incident? However, civil rights groups are really pushing for a federal trial. They believe that Eric garner. Civil rights were violated. The the attorney general's office got the case during the Obama administration, but still hasn't ruled on that, and they have until July until the statute of limitation runs out to bring a case you said there was no emotion in the court. But what about afterwards? Well, there was plenty of emotion outside Eric Garner's mother spoke and so did his sister. They have been waiting for some sort of closure. For four years in this trial and officer Pantaleo has been as well. While the police union, president was speaking he was drowned out by protesters, and he said that you know, the full story hasn't been heard here the officer to has not gotten closure. So both sides are looking for closure in this this the and some sort of outcome in this incident that occurred almost five years ago. Marla diamond. Thank you so much. Thank you. Today. We remember seventy seven years ago today in nineteen forty one the attack on the Pearl Harbor naval base in a wa who Hawaii by Japanese forces during World War Two. The attack was meant to prevent the US Pacific fleet from interfering with military actions. The Japanese plant in southeast Asia. You tack was unprovoked made without a declaration of war and the next day. President Franklin D Roosevelt made that declaration himself calling December seventh nineteen forty one date which will live in infamy. United States of America. Suddenly and deliberately pack. Brian naval forces empire of Japan. Americans were devastated and the aftermath of the attack on Pearl Harbor has over two thousand were killed and for one thousand dollars were wounded it's twelve forty eight. Traffic."