University chancellor under pressure after campus police pepper-spray students at Occupy camp

DAVIS, Calif. — Linda Katehi was a college student in her native Greece in 1973 when the government used guns and tanks to crack down on campus demonstrations against military rule. Thirty-eight years later, the chancellor of the University of California, Davis is under intense pressure following a crackdown last week on student protesters who … Continue reading University chancellor under pressure after campus police pepper-spray students at Occupy camp

Occupy Raid #2 Results in 33 Arrests | KIEM News Channel 3

http://kiem-tv.com/jwplayer/player.swf Another early morning raid at Occupy Eureka and this time more arrests. 33 people were arrested in front of the courthouse today and police say the arrests will stop if protesters stop camping. News Channel 3's Kay Recede visited the site earlier today and has that story. via Occupy Raid #2 Results in 33 … Continue reading Occupy Raid #2 Results in 33 Arrests | KIEM News Channel 3

An Open Letter to California Chiefs of Police and Sheriffs

  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/stephen-downing/an-open-letter-to-califor_1_b_1028628.html Dear Fellow Law Enforcers, The federal government has put up another $72 million in "war-on-drugs-grants" to redirect your police resources once again from true public safety duties in order to extend their failed war on drugs; this time with a savage assault on California's 15-year-old medical marijuana law. Are you going to take … Continue reading An Open Letter to California Chiefs of Police and Sheriffs

Our Right To Public Space

from OccupyHumboldt Newsletter Our Right To Public Space CONSTITUTIONAL STUDIES 101 From the HSU Clock Tower     The Humboldt Occupations stand against corporate greed and political corruption. ‘Occupy’ is taking back public spaces, making a display of democratic action. It is our constitutional right to assemble and protest the systematic shortcomings of our Republic.      … Continue reading Our Right To Public Space

LDS & Neighbors helpful flyer – CIRCULATE!

LDSNeighbors(download PDF) Per our General Plan, demolition permits require discretionary review and cannot be simply handed out over the counter by the building department even if you are a church organization. There's plenty of controversy in the record to show that this demolition requires discretionary environmental review.   How can the City justify issuing a … Continue reading LDS & Neighbors helpful flyer – CIRCULATE!

PBSO deputies arrested a man for illegally recording their conversation

By Cynthia Roldan, The Palm Beach Post 8:43 p.m. EDT, November 1, 2011 A 21-year-old was arrested early on Tuesday on charges of recording the encounter he had with deputies during a traffic stop without permission. Carl Paul, of Pompano Beach, is charged with illegal interception of communication. Pulled over by a Palm Beach County … Continue reading PBSO deputies arrested a man for illegally recording their conversation