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New York ‘Occupy’ Protesters Arrested on Bridge Appear in Court – 15 November 2011

Via http://www.businessweek.com by Chris Dolmetsch link to original article 

Nov. 15 (Bloomberg) — Hundreds of Occupy Wall Street protesters arrested last month during a demonstration on New York’s Brooklyn Bridge are scheduled to start appearing in court today to face disorderly conduct charges.

More than 900 people have been charged in connection with the protests since they began in lower Manhattan on Sept. 17, including about 700 arrested during the Oct. 1 bridge demonstration, according to the New York City Police Department. Continue reading