Sentenced to 4 Years in Prison after Filming the Murder of Eric Garner

Bianka Bell

On Thursday, October 29th, Ramsey Orta spoke to the students of Bard College about his long and turbulent experience with the judicial system after filming the brutal murder of Eric Garner (at the hands of police). Consequently, Orta has been sentenced to 4 years in prison.

He begins this sentence today, Monday, October 3.

See what he had to say here.

 

Featured image by Sabrina Sultana.

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