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redqueen Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Oct-27-11 05:49 PM
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8. But these crowds aren't on the side of the oligarchy, like the Tea Party crowd...
so they kind of do have to try to do something... anything... to prevent anyone from upsetting the status quo.

I wonder what they'll do next.
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  -ABC just reported that some cities will start suing protesters who Skidmore  Oct-27-11 05:37 PM   #0 
  - the more they push back....the more people will show up....imho  spanone   Oct-27-11 05:39 PM   #1 
  - the police are free to go about their normal activities.  Warren Stupidity   Oct-27-11 05:41 PM   #2 
  - Amen to that!! n/t  KarenS   Oct-27-11 05:45 PM   #5 
  - But these crowds aren't on the side of the oligarchy, like the Tea Party crowd...  redqueen   Oct-27-11 05:49 PM   #8 
  - You know, I actually agree...  pipi_k   Oct-27-11 05:51 PM   #9 
  - From local occupy more than the standard detail  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-27-11 05:52 PM   #10 
  - Snark directed toward OWS movement duly noted.  kestrel91316   Oct-27-11 06:11 PM   #19 
  - do you actually think the police are there to protect the protesters?  Warren Stupidity   Oct-27-11 06:56 PM   #24 
  - Do you actually think people don't need police?  randome   Oct-28-11 12:02 PM   #31 
     - Again - please visit an occupation. You have no idea what you are talking about.  Warren Stupidity   Oct-29-11 01:30 PM   #32 
  - Thanks for swinging by for a bit of "let them eat cake."  Ignis   Oct-27-11 07:41 PM   #27 
  - +1 000 000 000  kestrel91316   Oct-27-11 06:10 PM   #18 
  - sue the 'complaining people' for wasting tax payers' money on lawsuits  Rosa Luxemburg   Oct-27-11 05:42 PM   #3 
  - You can't get blood out of a turnip  Aerows   Oct-27-11 05:43 PM   #4 
  - Can I sue the police when they stop me for a fucking DUI checkpoint? No!  Logical   Oct-27-11 05:47 PM   #6 
  - That's not what was said. I just backed up the report on my DVR to make sure I heard correctly...  Contrary1   Oct-27-11 05:49 PM   #7 
  - They need to stop worrying about suing protesters  Aerows   Oct-27-11 05:55 PM   #12 
  - I suspect this be jurisdiction by jurisdiction  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-27-11 05:56 PM   #13 
  - THey should be careful; they might open themselves to some interesting "discovery". (NT)  Tesha   Oct-27-11 07:30 PM   #25 
  - What are they going to sue for? Broken hand cause a protester got his face  BR_Parkway   Oct-28-11 11:54 AM   #29 
  - Police more than likely instigate a large portion of the issues...  and-justice-for-all   Oct-27-11 05:54 PM   #11 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-27-11 06:00 PM   #15 
  - The police always have the option of just leaving the protestors alone  bluestateguy   Oct-27-11 05:59 PM   #14 
  - a couple decades ago - no one would have been concerned that the courts would accept such law suites  Douglas Carpenter   Oct-27-11 06:05 PM   #16 
  - ABC, the Mickey Mouse network (wholly-owned subsidiary of  coalition_unwilling   Oct-27-11 06:07 PM   #17 
  - The decision to deploy a massive police presence is a management decision . . .  markpkessinger   Oct-27-11 06:31 PM   #20 
  - Apparently Cities can be assholes too  edhopper   Oct-27-11 06:43 PM   #21 
  - Ed Schultz said today that the police are loving the Occupy Movements  no_hypocrisy   Oct-27-11 06:46 PM   #22 
  - Sue someone who is broke and saddled with student loans?  TheCowsCameHome   Oct-27-11 06:49 PM   #23 
  - It's a tactic so common it has a name..  Fumesucker   Oct-27-11 07:32 PM   #26 
  - and what happens when the cops lose the case when it's proven that the  zbdent   Oct-27-11 07:47 PM   #28 
     - The NYPD Sergeant's UNION made the claim that 20 officers had  tsuki   Oct-28-11 12:00 PM   #30 

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