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JPMorgan (Et Al) Sued By Occupy Wall Street

Four New York City Council members sued the city today over the handling of Occupy Wall Street protestors, claiming the police used excessive force and should be subject to an outside monitor. The city and the Police Department made false arrests and violated the free-speech rights of protestors and journalists last year, 15 people including… Continue reading » Follow Dealbreaker on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.
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4 local pols sue city over response to OWS

United States / New York : Crain's New York Business (3 years ago)

Four lawmakers sued the city Monday over its handling of the Occupy Wall Street protests, saying police conduct is so problematic that the force needs an outside monitor. The city and police violated demonstrators' free speech right... Read Post

NY cops probed over assaults on Occupy Wall Street protestors

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

New York police officers are being investigated over allegations they have used excessive force against Occupy Wall Street protesters.­A video, taped last Friday, has given grounds for one of the inquiries. An officer, thought to be... Read Post

Occupy Wall Street: NYPD to look into officer’s use of pepper spray on protestors

News : BlogPost (3 years ago)

The New York City Police Department will look into the use of pepper spray on Occupy Wall Street protestors, the New York Times reports.Video posted to YouTube shows officers corralling protestors in the Flatiron District using oran... Read Post

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