NYC’s Pay Out to the Occupy Movement Is Not the End of Protest Anger

“New York City will pay out the largest settlement yet to Occupy Wall Street protesters. The $583,000 sum will go out to 14 plaintiffs all arrested without cause on the early hours of New Year’s Day, 2012. That night, police surrounded and kettled protesters on a Manhattan sidewalk. The lawsuit that followed rightly called the NYPD action a violation of rights to free speech and assembly…”

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by | June 12, 2014 · 5:16 pm

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