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Trinity Church Cancels Halloween Events Following Alleged Assault By ‘Occupy’ Protester

“It’s a popular event for the community, but given the conditions… we felt it was not a safe environment,” Linda Hanick of Trinity Church said.

10/16/2012

A protester is arrested in Manhattan during a demonstration marking the one year anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement on Sept. 17, 2012. (credit: Marcus DiPaola/CBSNewYork)

Occupy Wall Street Protestor Suing NYPD Over Alleged Pepper Spray Incident

A woman who was pepper sprayed during an Occupy Wall Street protest last year has filed a civil suit against the New York Police Department and the officer involved.

09/24/2012

A protester is arrested during the one-year anniversary of the Occupy Wall Street movement on September 17, 2012. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Close To 200 Arrested As OWS Marks 1-Year Anniversary With Marches, Rallies

“Occupy is a different kind of movement because we’re not trying to work within the political system,” said demonstrator Emily Reynolds. “We’re trying to build people power and we’re trying to push from the outside.”

09/17/2012

Occupy Wall Street protesters cross the Williamsburg Bridge during a march to Manhattan as the  movement joins with activists groups for May Day demonstrations May 1, 2012. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Occupy Wall Street Prepares To Celebrate One Year Anniversary With Call To Action

Monday will mark the one-year anniversary of the start of the Occupy Wall Street protests, but Occupiers are getting the celebration started early.

09/15/2012

Jackie Barcliff (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Hunts Occupy Wall Street Rape Suspect

Jackie Barcliff allegedly forced the victim to the elevated level of Pier 15 park near the East River, raped her, and tossed her over the railing to the ground below, police said.

09/13/2012