Occupy Wall Street Activist Gets 90 Days In Jail For Assaulting OfficerCecily McMillan, who insisted she was innocent, had faced as much as seven years in prison. She apologized in court for injuring the officer but said it was an accident.
Cecily McMillan Found Guilty Of Assaulting Cop During Occupy Wall Street ProtestCecily McMillan told the jury she had been out drinking green beer for St. Patrick's Day on March 17, 2012, and she doesn't remember much of what happened.
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.
Street Vendors Protest Citi Bike Racks In Lower Manhattan, BrooklynNearly a dozen lower Broadway street vendors say they showed up to work on Monday only to find their corner at Liberty Street taken up by dozens of bike share racks.
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.
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 Holding Demonstrations, Concerts Ahead Of One-Year AnniversaryOrganizers said Sunday's events focus on people power and the use of culturally creative tactics to build the movement.
OWS Marks 'May Day' With Marches & Protests Across NYC Approximately 40 arrests were made Tuesday on various charges, including disorderly conduct, blocking traffic and resisting arrests, the NYPD said.
Council Members Sue City Over Treatment Of Occupy Wall Street ProtestersThe city and police violated demonstrators' free speech rights, used excessive force, arrested protesters on dubious charges and interfered with journalists' and council members' efforts to observe what was going on, the four City Council members and others say in the federal civil rights suit.
Actress Susan Sarandon Says Government Is Tapping Her PhoneThe Oscar-winning actress recently made that claim during a panel discussion with filmmaker Michael Moore at the Tribeca Film Festival.