Alameda Co. DA Drops Charges Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ProtestersThe Alameda County District Attorney has dropped charges against 14 Black Lives Matter protesters who disrupted BART service on the day after Thanksgiving in 2014.
Protesters Seeking To Drop Charges Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ArrestedFourteen demonstrators were arrested Wednesday for refusing to leave the Alameda County Courthouse. They were calling on the DA to drop charges against the “Black Friday 14” protesters who crippled BART service on the last Black Friday.
KPIX 5 Poll: Many Bay Area Residents Want Charges Upheld Against ‘Black Friday 14’ ProtestersA new KPIX 5 / SurveyUSA poll found many in the Bay Area want charges upheld against 14 protesters who blocked a BART train on Black Friday, causing major delays. The poll comes amid a push among the protesters and some BART officials to drop the case.