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NYC Settles over Police Suppression of Occupy Protest


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NYC Settles over Police Suppression of Occupy Protest

Lauren McCauley, staff writer

In a clear rebuke of the heavy-handed tactics of the New York Police Department, the City of New York on Tuesday agreed to pay $583,000 in damages for the false arrest of more than a dozen Occupy Wall Street demonstrators on New Years Eve in 2011.