04/16/2013 01:56 pm ET

Detroit City Council Meeting Interrupted By Protest Against Jones Day Contract

AP/Paul Sancya

DETROIT — A protest against a controversial contract with the Jones Day law firm broke out in the middle of a Detroit City Council meeting this morning.

Council President Charles Pugh recessed the session as a demonstrator knelt before the council table and began singing the human rights song “We Shall Not Be Moved.”

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