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FunMe Donating Member (184 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-03-11 01:31 PM
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20. Lawsuits against the LAPD need to start NOW.
Stay strong protesters and keep the PEACEFUL movement going.

Also, start contacting legal organizations and start massive lawsuits against the LAPD and city of Los Angeles for their civil rights violations. This has got to stop! The way to stop it, in addition to the OWS Los Angeles protests, is to take LEGAL action against those who have attacked you. I don't know who, but perhaps Occupy LA should contact OWS in New York and get ideas and names of organizations on how they fought back in NY and are winning.

Meanwhile, the world is watching. Check this out:

The United Nations is criticizing the US for the way they have been treating the PEACEFUL protesters:
"La Rue said he is in the process of writing what he called "an official communication" to the U.S. government "to ask what exactly is the position of the federal government in regards to understanding the human rights and constitutional rights vis-a-vis the use of local police and local authorities to disband peaceful demonstrations."
Although the letter will not carry any legal authority, it reflects how the violent suppression of dissent threatens to damage the U.S.'s international reputation."

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mobileweb/2011/12/02/occu...
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  -100s of OccupyLA Arrestees Still Held, Some Forced to Urinate Selves BradBlog  Dec-02-11 04:55 PM   #0 
  - Thanks for the news Brad! nt  boston bean   Dec-02-11 04:59 PM   #1 
  - Sorry it's not better...  BradBlog   Dec-02-11 05:56 PM   #8 
     - Me too.  Enthusiast   Dec-03-11 12:34 PM   #17 
  - K&R!!! n/t  RKP5637   Dec-02-11 05:06 PM   #2 
  - Did Levin's detention bill pass and we don't know it yet?  midnight   Dec-02-11 05:09 PM   #3 
  - K&R n/t  AntiFascist   Dec-02-11 05:12 PM   #4 
  - K&R.  pacalo   Dec-02-11 05:21 PM   #5 
  - Tell the people. K&R  PETRUS   Dec-02-11 05:24 PM   #6 
  - Thanks for the update...GO OWS.  russspeakeasy   Dec-02-11 05:33 PM   #7 
  - Have to Occupy the jail with high maintenance occupiers.  Downwinder   Dec-02-11 06:39 PM   #9 
  - The PTB are sending a powerful message with the detainment of the protesters.  snappyturtle   Dec-03-11 07:44 AM   #10 
  - k&r  Starry Messenger   Dec-03-11 07:48 AM   #11 
  - Our Cali cops can be just as slimy as anywhere.  Magoo48   Dec-03-11 07:57 AM   #12 
  - Gratutious oppression works so well for the authorities....  blindpig   Dec-03-11 08:08 AM   #13 
  - K & R !!!  WillyT   Dec-03-11 10:33 AM   #14 
  - Thank you Brad!  Fire Walk With Me   Dec-03-11 11:16 AM   #15 
  - Urinating oneself is part of the punishment  Enthusiast   Dec-03-11 12:29 PM   #16 
  - "Excremental assault." Used by guards in concentration camps.  gkhouston   Dec-03-11 01:41 PM   #22 
     - It's something we should expect from fascists.  Enthusiast   Dec-04-11 03:29 AM   #37 
  - occupy. -eom  Huey P. Long   Dec-03-11 01:04 PM   #18 
  - LAPD is  femrap   Dec-03-11 01:28 PM   #19 
  - Lawsuits against the LAPD need to start NOW.  FunMe   Dec-03-11 01:31 PM   #20 
  - let's see, we pay taxes to provide protection for us  newspeak   Dec-03-11 01:39 PM   #21 
  - Don't worry, they are in the process filing those suits.  U4ikLefty   Dec-04-11 02:10 AM   #34 
  - videos/link(s)=  Huey P. Long   Dec-03-11 02:04 PM   #23 
  - what is the process  barbtries   Dec-03-11 03:13 PM   #24 
  - The good and the bad  quakerboy   Dec-03-11 03:41 PM   #25 
  - don't worry!  unionworks   Dec-03-11 03:54 PM   #26 
  - There is no Constitution any more -- !! Presume lawyers were trying to get to them and denied???  defendandprotect   Dec-03-11 04:41 PM   #27 
  - .  Huey P. Long   Dec-03-11 05:14 PM   #28 
  - Get them all together and sue the fuk'n shit out of  ooglymoogly   Dec-03-11 05:31 PM   #29 
  - a lil bit of gitmo comes home?  CarrieLynne   Dec-03-11 09:10 PM   #30 
  - And a few other places  nadinbrzezinski   Dec-04-11 02:17 AM   #35 
  - LA is going to go bankrupt . . .  Brigid   Dec-03-11 09:21 PM   #31 
  - Than will they have a FM waiting in the wings to 'take over'  999998th word   Dec-04-11 02:30 AM   #36 
  - What is it with cops toilet issues?  blackspade   Dec-04-11 12:47 AM   #32 
     - That's the point, the shame of not being able to control a vital bodily function  Fire Walk With Me   Dec-04-11 01:20 AM   #33 
        - They are getting close to torture with these tactics.  sabrina 1   Dec-04-11 03:58 AM   #38 
           - Although not to the extent and length, it's similar to Abu Ghraib (sp), etc.  Fire Walk With Me   Dec-04-11 09:26 AM   #39 
              - I have thought about that myself. And someone told  truedelphi   Dec-05-11 02:14 AM   #40 
 

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