After a final motion to dismiss their charges was denied on March 11, the remaining four members of the Santa Cruz 11 will face trial on May 13. The development comes after almost two years of preliminary hearings for the original 11, during which seven eventually had their charges dropped by Judge Paul Burdick. The [...]
Eleven reporters and community activists were arrested last fall during an Occupy occupation. Seven journalists and spokespeople still face charges, but all should be acquitted.