Bloomberg: Court Ruling ‘Vindicates’ His Position(NYT) * Judge Backs Camping Ban at Protest Site(NYT) * "Occupy" Protesters Allowed Back Into Zuccotti Park Without Sleeping Bags, Tents(NY1) * Judge Denies Occupy Wall Street's Application For Restraining Order(NY1)
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NYTMetro BREAKING NYT Metro Desk Breaking: Judge issues temporary order barring city from preventing protesters from returning to Zuccotti Park. Impact unclear.
#ows issued by Justice Lucy Billings at 6:30 am. More from judge: City prohibited from "enforcing 'rules' published after occupation began." #ows NewYorkObserver NewYorkObserver (Twitter) Just overheard a Bloomberg aide say, "We're going to open the park back up, it's going to happen in like ten minutes."
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#OWS City must let protesters back in with their belongings and cannot enforce new "rules" yettakurland.com/ows/osc-tro.pdf Order #OWS City must let protesters back in with their belongings and cannot enforce new "rules" yettakurland.com/ows/osc-tro.pdf* Both sides back in court at 11:30AM * Lawyers Guild attorneys show up in force at court house. Yetta Kurland says word of the day is "justice." #ows * Outside court, #ows lawyer attacks city tactics in Zuccotti evacuation: "In like a little rodent in the night," @jeligon reports * Protesters await judge's decision on whether they can camp out at Zuccotti(NYP)
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Bloomberg, in statement: "I could not wait for someone in the park to get killed or to injure another first responder before acting. "
1,000 cops boot Zuccotti mob, arrests as ‘anarchists’ resist (NYP) * Police Clear Camp at Zuccotti Park(NYT) * 70 Arrested as ‘Occupy’ Protesters Are Surrounded * Occupy Movement Could Declare 'Victory' and Scale Back Camps, Founder Suggests(NYT) * NYPD dismantle Occupy Wall Street camp(BBC) * Police Clear Zuccotti Park(WSJ) * Nearly 200 Are Arrested as ‘Occupy’ Birthplace Is Cleared(NYT) * Poll shows New Yorkers support Occupy Wall Street protesters(NYP) * NYPD clears Zuccotti, 200 arrested; court orders park re-opened(NYP) * Siena Poll: Voters Back 24/7 Occupy Protest(NYP) * Police, OWS Protesters Clash As Authorities Clear Zuccotti Park(NY1) *Behind the Barricades at the NYPD’s Occupy Wall Street Raid | PolitickerNY * Journalists Allege Censorship And Violent Treatment During Occupy Wall St. Eviction * "Occupy" Clash Dozens Arrested As Police Clear Zuccotti Park (NY1) *Protesters Vow to Retake Emptied Park(NYT) * Mayor Defends Clearing Park; Judge to Rule on Challenge(NYT) * Protesters await judge's decision on whether they can camp out at Zuccotti(NYP)
NYP Gets What They Wanted
Time’s up, children(NYP Ed) The Post is thrilled Mayor Bloomberg “ordered a long-overdue fumigation of the festering mess at Zuccotti Park.”
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@markrileymedia is on fire on AM 1600 WWRL discussing the #OWS raid. "The NY Post should be ashamed of itself."
Bloomberg Press Conference
"Our intentiom was to reopen the park" said
@MikeBloomberg. Judge ruling gumming up the plans. #ows* Bloomberg says zuccotti closed until figure out a court order * Q: about media being blocked from eviction. Bloomberg -- "NYPD routinely keeps members of the press off to the side" during actions. #OWS* NYC Corp Counsel Michael Cardozo says people can be searched if it appears they intend to break the law (ie bring in a tent). #ows *Mayor Bloomberg Steps In(NYT) * Mayor Bloomberg Explains His Decision to Raid Occupy Wall Street
NYC CM Rodriguez's spox says boss is "currently" held in Central Booking after arrest at
Councilman Rodriguez may have been injured whenAn orang-vested army with pressure hoses cleaning
#Zuccotti was cleared, spox says. May have a cut above his eye. * About 130 riot cops linger at #libertysq, batons and helmets in their hands, smiling and loitering. #ows * "there was no warning here. it was a pearl harbor" said Curtis Sliwa re: #nypd & #ows & @mikebloomberg. * Looks like about 2 dozen arrests at church-owned lot next to Duarte Park at Canal St., incl. journos from AP, DailyNews, DNAInfo.
* A Cuomo spokesman would not comment on whether the governor is planning an end run around Albany County DA David Soares by appointing AG Eric Schneiderman to act as a special prosecutor for arrested Occupy Albany protestors.
LOLGOP Pete Nicely Riot police finally show up on Wall Street. But they're there to arrest peaceful protesters, not the bankers who killed 15 million jobs
The scene down at Foley Square
yettakurland Yetta Kurland COURT ORDERS OCCUPIERS MUST BE ABLE TO RE-ENTER PARK WITH THEIR BELONGINGS!!
Did Liu Accept Illegal Foreign Money During His 2009 Campaign For Comptroller
Is the CFB Capable of Detecting Overseas Money? Feds Stop In
Fund-Raising by City Comptroller Is Investigated (NYT) * Feds probe Liu’s campaign funds(NYP) * Feds Probe Comptroller's Fund Raising(WSJ) * Grand jury subpoenas have already been issued, but the probe is in its very early stages.
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