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Jason Cherkis

U.S. Park Police Enters Historic Settlement Over Mass Arrests | Jason Cherkis | Posted 05.18.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- On Monday morning, the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund announced that it had reached a historic $2.2 million settlement with the Just...

Watch Lists and the First and Fourth Amendments

Peter Van Buren | Posted 11.25.2014 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

Ray McGovern was put on the State Department's Diplomatic Security Be On the Look Out list-- one of a series of proliferating government watch lists. What he did to end up on Diplomatic Security's dangerous persons list and how he got off the list are a tale of our era, Post-Constitutional America.

Did The FBI Really Spy On Occupy Wall Street Campus Demonstrations?

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 01.10.2013 | College

Officials with the State University of New York at Oswego say they never assisted the Federal Bureau of Investigation or any other federal agency to m...

Jason Cherkis

FBI Fails To Provide Key Occupy Wall Street Documents | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Connor Stevens was sentenced to eight years in prison in mid-November for taking part in a plot to blow up an Ohio bridge. The 20-year-o...

Jason Cherkis

FBI Surveillance Of Occupy Wall Street Focused On Finance Sector | Jason Cherkis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Was Tim Franzen stockpiling weapons? What was Tim Franzen's philosophy? What was his political affiliation? Did Tim Franzen ever talk ab...

Anna Sanders

New #OWS Lawsuit Names Ray Kelly And Pepper-Spraying Officer For False Arrests | Anna Sanders | Posted 09.20.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Three days after Occupy Wall Street celebrated its one-year anniversary with mass demonstrations and a slew of arrests, two protesters sue...

Judge Allows Occupy Lawsuit Against NYPD Cops

AP | LARRY NEUMEISTER | Posted 06.08.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- A judge gave the green light Thursday to a lawsuit against police officers in the arrests of 700 Occupy Wall Street protesters last year o...

D.C. Police Department Ordered To Release Orders And Policies

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 03.14.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- How does D.C.'s Metropolitan Police Department decide the order for handling calls? What was MPD planning to do if there was a nuclear a...