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City Council Approves $2.45 Million Deal To Settle Occupy L.A. Suit, Report Says

The Los Angeles City Council reportedly approved an agreement Wednesday to settle all claims involving Occupy L.A. protesters.


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Occupy LA Sues City Alleging Constitutional Rights Violated

Occupy Los Angeles protesters say the city violated their constitutional rights when it evicted them from the City Hall park last year.


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Pershing Square Business Leaders, Residents Complain About Messy Occupy LA Protestors

Some business leaders and residents have complained about open drug use, excessive graffiti and human waste of Occupy Los Angeles protestors in Pershing Square.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/21/2012

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New Report: Cost Of Occupy L.A. Now Double The Original Estimate

A new report released Friday says that the city’s response to last year’s Occupy Los Angeles protests and the two-month encampment at City Hall cost more than double the original estimate.


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Occupy Protesters Announce They Will Shut Down Port Of Long Beach Monday

Occupy activists have announced plans to shut down the Port of Long Beach on Monday in hopes that it will disrupt business for the “1%” whose business relies on the port.


Los Angeles police officers search a protester arrested from the "Occupy Los Angeles" encampment outside City Hall on November 30, 2011. Riot police began deploying in downtown Los Angeles early November 30 in an apparent operation to evict a two-month old anti-Wall Street protest camp, arresting at least one person. (credit: Lucy Nicholson/AFP/Getty Images)

LAPD Raids Occupy LA Encampment At City Hall

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.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/29/2011

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4 Arrested As LAPD, ‘Occupy LA’ Protesters Face Off Downtown

The Los Angeles Police Department is converging on “Occupy LA” protesters near City Hall. At least three demonstrators were arrested by 5:30 a.m., but traffic was moving at 1st Street

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/28/2011

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Villaraigosa Orders Occupy Protesters To Leave City Hall By Monday

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa is evicting the Occupy L.A. protesters from the City Hall lawn, ordering them to move by Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/25/2011

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LA City Officials Working On Plan To End ‘Occupy’ Protests

City officials are working on a plan that would close down an encampment that encircles City Hall.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/15/2011

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Occupy LA Task Force Officers Shoot, Taser Knife-Wielding Man

Police officers shot and Tasered a reportedly armed man in downtown Los Angeles Sunday, according to a news report.


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2 Violent Incidents At ‘Occupy LA’ Encampment Worry Police

Two violent incidents at the otherwise peaceful Occupy Los Angeles encampment at City Hall are causing concern among law enforcement officials.


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Several ‘Occupy LA’ Protesters Will Be Forced To Move Wednesday

Several “Occupy Los Angeles” demonstrators are being forced to pack up and move. Roughly 700 protestors and 400 tents are starting to take a toll on the lawn of City Hall.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2011

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Jewish Leaders Express Concern Over Anti-Semitic Messages In Occupy Movement

The “Occupy Wall Street” movement is now global with protests popping up in cities across the country and around the world, including here in the Southland.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2011

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City Council Votes To Support ‘Occupy LA’ Protesters

After nearly three hours of public comment dominated by Occupy Los Angeles demonstrators, the City Council voted Wednesday to support the movement calling attention to what activists say is a growing gap between the nation’s rich and poor.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/12/2011