inauguration

D.C. cops used ‘rape as punishment’ after Inauguration Day mass arrests, lawsuit says

  • Posted on: 25 June 2017
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Wide array of unconstitutional tactics alleged in suit over chilling round-up that hit peaceful protesters, journalists, and anarchists alike.

When black-clad marchers began smashing windows in Washington, D.C., on Inauguration Day, the city’s police force — reputedly the best in the country at upholding protesters’ rights during disruptive demonstrations — went nuclear.

Sign on to a Statement of Solidarity with #DisruptJ20 Defendants

  • Posted on: 30 April 2017
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

The following statement was drafted by supporters of those arrested at Inauguration protests in DC on January 20th, with the intent of providing a public platform for organizations around North America to express their collective opposition to these charges.

Some Inauguration Day Arrestees Pledge To Reject Any Plea Deal Offers From Prosecutors

  • Posted on: 15 April 2017
  • By: SUDS

Of the 214 people indicted on a felony rioting charge in connection with Inauguration Day demonstrations, one has taken a plea deal so far. Arrestees with cases pending have been circulating a statement pledging not to make a deal with the government.