A lawsuit, stemming from an Occupy Wall Street demonstration in November, asked a judge to issue an order forbidding certain uses of barricades.
The agreement, which formalizes a judicial injunction issued in 2004, will ensure that protesters will not be trapped inside pens surrounded by police barricades, among other changes in procedure. Read Post
Raphael Brion's Flickr There was a 17% spike last year in the number of summonses issued to subway riders who occupy more than one seat. Between January and November 2009, transit police issued 8,700 tickets to commuters who exceede... Read Post