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Occupy The Farm, Gill Tract, Berkeley, Albany

‘Occupy The Farm’ Protesters Refuse To Leave UC Berkeley Land Tract

Occupy activists who broke locks and set up an encampment on University of California, Berkeley agricultural research land in Albany have refused to leave.

05/07/2012

Occupy The Farm, Gill Tract, Berkeley, Albany

‘Occupy The Farm’ Deadline Passes, UC Berkeley Weighs Options

A Saturday deadline for protestors to agree to leave a tract of University of California at Berkeley-owned land voluntarily has passed without a response and university officials were weighing their options.

05/06/2012

SFPD says Jesse Nesbitt (inset) is the man seen hurling bricks into a crowd during a San Francisco May Day protest. (CBS/SFPD)

Accused SF Occupy Brick Thrower Had Previous Run-In, Faces Felonies

A man accused of tossing bricks into a crowd of people during Tuesday’s San Francisco May Day protests will face felony charges, according to the San Francisco Police department.

05/02/2012

A foreclosure sign hangs on a fence in front of a foreclosed home on April 6, 2011. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

‘Occupy Bernal’ Blocks Auction of Foreclosed Home In San Francisco

Plans to auction off a foreclosed home on the steps of San Francisco’s City Hall fell through when Occupy Bernal protesters showed up.

04/28/2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 24: Occupy protestors surround a planned shareholder meeting at the San Francisco headquarters of Wells Fargo Bank on California Street.

Organizers Say SF Protest Signals Reemergence Of Occupy Movement

San Francisco Tuesday had the biggest Occupy protest on either side of the bay, since encampments were shut down last year. Many activists at Tuesday’s ‘Occupy Wells Fargo’ action called it a reemergence of Occupy.

04/25/2012

IRS form 1040 (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Tax Day In Bay Area To Bring Out Procrastinators, Protesters

While some Bay Area residents will be scrambling to file their income tax returns by Tuesday’s deadline, others plan to use Tax Day as a time for political protests around the region.

04/16/2012

A protester at UC Davis is rinsed off after being pepper sprayed by riot police on the school's campus, November 18, 2011.  (CBS)

UC Report Finds Davis Pepper Spray Incident Was Preventable

A University of California task force says the pepper-spraying of student protesters by UC Davis police could and should have been prevented.

04/11/2012

A protester at UC Davis is rinsed off after being pepper sprayed by riot police on the school's campus, November 18, 2011.  (CBS)

Tentative Ruling Denies Request To Block UC Davis Pepper Spraying Report

An Oakland judge said Friday that the University of California can release most but not all of a long-awaited report on the pepper-spraying of protesters at UC Davis last November.

03/16/2012

Michael Davis, 32, Nneka Crawford, 23, and Randolph Wilkins, 24 have all been charged with hate crimes following an Occupy Oakland protest.

3 Occupy Oakland Protesters Charged With Hate Crimes, Robbery

Three Occupy Oakland protesters have been charged with robbery and hate crimes for an incident at a bank action on Feb. 22, police said.

03/03/2012

Sacramento Police in riot gear (CBS)

Officers Hurt In Occupy Clash At California Capitol

At least two law enforcement officers were injured during a clash with members of the Occupy movement who were at the state Capitol to protest a rally by a pro-white group.

02/27/2012

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