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Critical Mass under repression
by u-lock justice! Friday, Mar. 31, 2006 at 9:03 PM

Police up the harrassment against bicyclists. citations and general intimidation.

Critical Mass under ...
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Critical Mass (Monthly bike ride to show alternative forms of transportation) came under state repression this Friday, March 31st around 6:45pm in east liberty when Officer Eugene H. Hlavac badge #3327 of zone 5 (pictured below) dangerously drove threw the mass of bicyclists in an attempt to disperse and arrest those who peacefully rode on this beautifully rainy day.

There were at least 5 confirmed citations issued for various ridiculous charges ranging from Disorderly Conduct, to failure to disperse.

One minor who was trying to cross the street and not a part of critical mass was "sent downtown".

At least two individuals fled police custody before giving their name.

The events that transpired today look like the continued state repression against dissent. In the past months activists have seen increased police presence at events.

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ride 'til you die!

calling for backup
by u-lock justice! Friday, Mar. 31, 2006 at 9:03 PM

calling for backup...
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yelling at others for id
by u-lock justice! Friday, Mar. 31, 2006 at 9:03 PM

yelling at others fo...
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good question blump Monday, Jun. 26, 2006 at 10:57 AM
Which SUV assault? Officer Down Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2006 at 10:30 AM
former rider has a point aaaa Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 7:21 PM
critical mass is unsafe former rider Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 7:04 PM
Maybe I can give some ways you can advicate biking aaaa Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 6:45 PM
the people in critical mass are not the victums aaaa Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 6:26 PM
relax traffic retort Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 10:52 AM
thanks alot jerks aaaa Monday, Apr. 24, 2006 at 1:55 AM
Bull Shit Samanza Smart Friday, Apr. 21, 2006 at 12:02 PM
WQED OnQ Angie Wednesday, Apr. 12, 2006 at 12:00 AM
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