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DROP THE CHARGES Against the March 4th Protesters!
by Ronald Cruz ( ronaldsf [at] gmail.com )
Friday Mar 5th, 2010 3:06 AM
Action in response to the mass arrest of protesters in Oakland who were standing up in defense of public education the evening of March 4th
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DROP THE CHARGES!

Defending Public Education Is Not a Crime --
Attacking Public Education IS the Crime!

TODAY, March 5th:

Come to the arraignment 9:00AM
Wiley Manuel Courthouse, Dept. 107
(661 Washington St., downtown Oakland)

PROTEST 12 NOON at Sproul Plaza, UC-Berkeley


Response to the mass arrest of protesters in Oakland who were standing up in defense of public education the evening of March 4th.

IndyBay March 4th Coverage Page:
http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2010/02/27/18639000.php

§Ronald Cruz, BAMN organizer
by Ronald Cruz ( ronaldsf [at] gmail.com ) Friday Mar 5th, 2010 6:35 AM
This is Ronald Cruz, the original poster. There is now NEW INFORMATION - see below.




UPDATE: Arraignments moved to April 5, and update on charges below. Protest at noon today (March 5).

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DROP THE CHARGES!
Defending Public Education Is Not a Crime --
Attacking Public Education IS the Crime!

TODAY, March 5th:
PROTEST 12 NOON at Sproul Plaza, UC-Berkeley

Protest at the arraignments Monday, April 5th
Downtown Oakland. More details forthcoming.

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Police conducted a mass arrest of protesters in Oakland on the evening of March 4th. The protesters are being brought up on charges of Unlawful Assembly (PC 407 M) and Obstruction of a Public Place (PC647C M). Those individuals who were particularly brutalized by police are also receiving charges of Resisting Arrest.

IndyBay March 4th Coverage Page:
http://www.indybay.org/newsitems/2010/02/27/18639000.php