The city of Los Angeles is weighing a lawsuit against Occupy LA protesters to recoup financial damages sustained during the two-month encampment.
The official cost estimate of the Occupy LA protest stands at $2.3 million.
An Occupy LA protester who returned to Los Angeles City Hall after a tent encampment was shut down has pleaded guilty to trespassing.
The city attorney’s office recommended Friday that 46 people charged with crimes related to the LAPD raid on the Occupy L.A. encampment not be allowed back to City Hall to continue protesting.
Occupy L.A. protesters marched back to City Hall Wednesday night and reassembled at the west steps.
A federal judged Thursday denied a request by Occupy L.A. protesters for an injunction against police action to clear their encampment outside L.A. City Hall.
Roughly 1,400 LAPD officers swarmed through the “Occupy LA” encampment at City Hall Wednesday morning, arresting demonstrators and removing their tents.
LAPD officers raided the Occupy L.A. encampment shortly after midnight Wednesday. The eviction came about two months after demonstrators first set up camp on the City Hall lawn.
A movement that began as an anti-Wall Street protest is taking to new heights — and sleeping there.
Several “Occupy LA” protesters, who ignored a Monday deadline to move from the lawn of City Hall, say they are committed to their effort and have no plans to leave.
Mayor Villaraigosa released the following statement Sunday on the closure of City Hall Park:
Two potentially unruly demonstrations are expected to take place Monday in the Southland — one at L.A. City Hall and the other at UCLA in Westwood.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is evicting the Occupy L.A. protesters from the City Hall lawn, ordering them to move by Monday.
A diverse group of religious leaders from the Los Angeles interfaith community gave thanks for the “Occupy” movement on Friday.
The city is offering “Occupy LA” protesters freebies in an attempt to get them to move from the lawn of City Hall.