TITLE

D.C. Antiwar Protesters Acquitted

AUTHOR(S)
Eder, Ed
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Guild Notes;Summer/Fall2007, Vol. 32 Issue 2/3, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the verdict of seven antiwar protesters from the Occupation Project by a District of Columbia jury on July 12, 2007. The acquitted protesters were part of a group of 30 people who occupied the Hart Senate Office Building, focusing on the vote to continue funding the Iraq war. The jury voted for the acquittal, finding that the protest was not more disruptive than activities engaged in by tourists who were not subject to police intervention.
ACCESSION #
26774715

 

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