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Federal Judge Finds Police Weren’t Excessive With Occupy Philadelphia Protesters

By Jeremy Roebuck, The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA — A federal judge has dismissed claims that city police used excessive force and performed unreasonable searches when dismantling an Occupy Philadelphia encampment on Dilworth Plaza in 2011. But in the case brought by 26 of the demonstrators, U.S. District Judge Berle Schiller ruled this week that their attempts […]

May 23, 2014