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Huge Settlement For UC Davis Pepper Spray Victims

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.26.2012 | College

The University of California system announced Wednesday they will pay $30,000 in damages to each of the 21 students and alumni who were sprayed at a p...

UC Davis Pepper Spray Victims Getting Settlement

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.14.2012 | College

Students and alumni pepper sprayed at close range by University of California, Davis campus police will receive a settlement, the UC Regents decided T...

Pepper Spray Cop No Longer Working At UC Davis

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 08.01.2012 | College

Lt. John Pike, the campus police officer who pepper sprayed seated student protesters, is no longer working at the University of California, Davis, th...

LOOK: California Students Stage 'Night Of The Living Debt' Protest

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.19.2012 | College

The University of California Board of Regents didn't know when they walked into their meeting Wednesday, they would encounter zombies. Students dre...

Officials Cancel Campus Police Plans To Buy Military-Style Vehicle

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 07.06.2012 | College

The University of California, Berkeley decided campus police shouldn't have a military-style armored vehicle. The UC Police Department sought to us...

Campus Police With History Of Violence Ask For A Military-Style Vehicle

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.25.2012 | College

The University of California Police Department has been condemned in numerous reports over the past decade for being too aggressive with student prote...

LOOK: Letters To UC Berkeley Detail A Strong Public Reaction

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 06.01.2012 | College

In the days and weeks after University of California police struck student protesters with batons on the Berkeley campus, hundreds of people emailed c...

50 Ways To Avoid Pepper Spraying Students (Thanks, Cal!)

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.11.2012 | College

If there's one thing the University of California's administration can improve upon, it could be summed up in one word: communication. That's accordin...

UC Davis Pepper Spray Report May Not Be Released

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.07.2012 | College

A task force investigating the pepper spraying of protesters at University of California, Davis cannot release their report to the public because of a...

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College Students Plan U.S. Walkout On Thursday | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.01.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Thousands of U.S. college students will walk out of class Thursday in a coordinated day of protest against what may be another year of sig...

UC Davis Protesters File Lawsuit For Pepper Spraying

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.22.2012 | College

Seventeen University of California, Davis students and two alumni filed a lawsuit against school officials and police on Wednesday concerning a dramat...

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Chancellor Birgeneau Told Officials 'Don't Back Down' After Batons Used On Protesters | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 02.21.2012 | College

NEW YORK -- Newly released emails show University of California, Berkeley officials did not initially object to the use of batons on nonviolent protes...

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Campus Police Violence Is Nothing New In California | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.09.2011 | College

When students at the University of California, Berkeley, attempted to set up an Occupy Wall Street encampment, campus police answered on Nov. 9 with t...

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UC Davis Pepper Spray Investigated By Group That Works For Wall Street | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.01.2011 | College

WASHINGTON -- Faculty in the University of California system said this week that the group appointed to lead an investigation into the controversial p...

What Does Occupy Movement Mean For Cal Business Students?

Turnstyle | Posted 01.23.2012 | College

By: Robyn Gee Photo Credit: Denise Tejada/Turnstyle News UC Berkeley students hold a rally at Sproul Plaza days after police confront student demonst...

UC Berkeley Students To File Lawsuit Against University, Police

Turnstyle | Posted 01.22.2012 | College

By: Denise Tejada Photo Credit: DENISE TEJADA/Turnstyle News Protester Addresses Students Gathered In Front Of Sproul Hall. On Wednesday, 20 studen...

PHOTOS: 10,000 Crowd Sproul Plaza At Occupy Cal

AP/The Huffington Post | Garance Burke and Terry Collins | Posted 11.16.2011 | San Francisco

By Garance Burke and Terry Collins, Associated Press BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) -- Anti-Wall Street activists began rebuilding their tent encampment on ...

[Gallery] Protesters Participate In School Wide Strike At UC Berkeley

Turnstyle | Posted 01.15.2012 | Impact

By: Denise Tejada Students, faculty, parents, grandparents, have all gathered at Sproul Hall at UC Berkeley to be a part of a school wide general s...

Shooting At UC Berkeley Business School Puts The Campus On Lockdown

Berkeleyside | Posted 01.15.2012 | San Francisco

UPDATE (9:30am): Mercury News reports that the man shot by UC Berkeley police on campus Tuesday has died at Highland Hospital. He has not been identif...

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Outrage Over Police Violence At Occupy Protest | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 11.14.2011 | San Francisco

In light of campus police violence against protesters, University of California, Berkeley Chancellor Robert J. Birgeneau faces lawsuits, a letter from...

Berkeley Chancellor's Disturbing Response to Police Beating

Ty Alper | Posted 01.14.2012 | College
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The video of police beating UC Berkeley students last Wednesday night is hard to watch. Unfortunately, the response of the UC Berkeley administration has been equally disturbing.

WATCH: Stephen Colbert Weighs In On Berkeley Police Violence

Posted 01.13.2012 | San Francisco

America's favorite satirical funnyman commented on U.C. Berkeley police's use of force to subdue a gathering of protesters during last Thursday's epis...

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Thousands Gather For Occupy Cal As Two Years Of Protest Comes Home | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco

Facing some of the steepest budget cuts and tuition hikes in the country, thousands college students across California staged a mass walkout on Wednes...

SHOCK VIDEO: Police Beat College Students Setting Up Occupy Camp

Carly Schwartz | Posted 01.10.2012 | San Francisco

U.C. Berkeley students trying to set up an Occupy encampment faced a violent altercation with campus police, who arrested several protesters and tore ...