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University Of California Campus Police Have History Of Excessive Force Against Protesters

December 9, 2011

When students at the University of California, Berkeley, attempted to set up an Occupy Wall Street encampment, campus police answered on Nov. 9 with their batons. But witnesses captured the beating of students on video, and the violent response to a peaceful protest sparked a national outcry...

Schools: University of California, Berkeley