Judge: OWS Protesters Can't Sue Zuccotti Park Owners Over Police SweepA federal judge said this week that people upset over the police crackdown on the Occupy Wall Street encampment in 2011 cannot sue the company that owns the Financial District plaza where the raid took place.
OWS Celebrates 2nd Anniversary With Marches, Rallies In ManhattanOn Sept. 17, 2011, protesters first began camping in Zuccotti Park near the New York Stock Exchange. The movement has splintered since New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg evicted the protesters from the plaza in November 2012.
Settlement Announced In Lawsuit Over Seizure Of OWS LibraryA settlement was announced Tuesday in a lawsuit over the seizure of the Occupy Wall Street library at Zuccotti Park.
Report: FBI Counter-Terror Agents Investigated Occupy Wall StreetWhen the Occupy Wall Street movement was setting up shop in Zuccotti Park last year, the FBI was already using counter-terrorism agents to investigate it, according to a report.
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.
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."
Occupy Wall Street Prepares To Celebrate One Year Anniversary With Call To ActionMonday will mark the one-year anniversary of the start of the Occupy Wall Street protests, but Occupiers are getting the celebration started early.
NYPD Hunts Occupy Wall Street Rape SuspectJackie 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.
Occupy Wall Street Movement Gets By With A Little Help From Its Musical FriendsBob Dylan, Joan Baez, David Crosby And Graham Nash spent their early careers soundtracking a revolution – and they’re ready to do it again.
Occupy Wall Street March Across Brooklyn Bridge To Mark ArrestsOccupy Wall Street Protestors marched across the Brooklyn Bridge, marking six months since demonstrators were arrested walking the same route.
Occupy Wall Street Activists Differ On Organization's DirectionAfter police broke up a rally at Manhattan's Zuccotti Park and arrested dozens, Occupy Wall Street protesters said their movement would pick up momentum.
Report: Occupy Wall Street Protesters Complain About Police SurveillanceThe New York Police Department's surveillance of muslims has garnered intense scrutiny and prompted a backlash, and now the Occupy movement is apparently upset about expanded surveillance as well.