More Than 200 Arrested In Occupy L.a. Raid

Occupy Los Angeles

Police in Los Angeles and Philadelphia stormed Occupy Wall Street encampments in both cities, demanding protestors leave demonstration sites that had become two of the movement's largest after evictions upended others across the country.

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  • More than 200 arrested in Occupy L.A. raid
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  • Family Guy Writer Arrested At Occupy L.a.
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  • Occupy LA Raided By LAPD, About 200 Arrested [UPDATED]
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  • Occupy Los Angeles
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  • Protesters arrested at Occupy L.A.
    Records released today provide new insight into the makeup of the Occupy L.A. protest. According to LAPD's arrest records, the occupiers tend to be young, white, male ...
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  • Occupy L.A. tents torn down, 200 arrested – Orange County ...
    A Los Angeles police officer points his weapon at demonstrators in a tree as officers dismantle the Occupy LA encampment outside City Hall in Los Angeles Wednesday ...
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