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Denver Police Use Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets, Batons and Pepper Spray On Protesters

Posted By admin On October 30, 2011 @ 4:12 am In Prison Planet,Tile | Comments Disabled

Washington’s Blog [1]
October 30, 2011

Police pointing “non-lethal weapons” at protesters and media:

Denver Police Use Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets, Batons and Pepper Spray On Protesters denver KUSA TV [2]

Rubber bullet wounds:

Denver Police Use Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets, Batons and Pepper Spray On Protesters [3]

Denver Police Use Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets, Batons and Pepper Spray On Protesters bulletwounds [4]

Batons:

There are reports [5] – just as in Oakland – of police attacking people while they were trying to help the injured:

Man being SHOT w/ riotgun while assisting injured persons

The problem is militarization of police departments and the use of anti-terror laws to crush dissent [6].


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[1] Washington’s Blog: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/10/denver-police-use-tear-gas-rubber-bullets-batons-and-pepper-spray-on-protesters.html

[2] Image: http://c1redgreenandblueorg.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/files/2011/10/denver_KUSA-TV.jpg

[3] Image: http://desmond.yfrog.com/Himg859/scaled.php?tn=0&server=859&filename=1rszk.jpg&xsize=640&ysize=640

[4] Image: http://occupydenver.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/10/bulletwounds.jpg

[5] reports: https://twitter.com/#%21/PulseOfProtest/status/130444887421235201

[6] militarization of police departments and the use of anti-terror laws to crush dissent: http://www.washingtonsblog.com/2011/10/marine-veteran-whose-skull-was-fractured-in-oakland-protests-was-peacefully-standing-when-attacked-by-police.html

[7] Oakland Police Fire Tear Gas, Flash Bang Grenades and Rubber Bullets at Occupy Oakland Protesters: http://www.prisonplanet.com/january-28th-oakland-police-fire-tear-gas-flash-bang-grenades-and-rubber-bullets-at-occupy-oakland-protesters.html

[8] Crowds seeking aid in Haiti met with pepper spray and rubber bullets: http://www.prisonplanet.com/crowds-seeking-aid-in-haiti-met-with-pepper-spray-and-rubber-bullets.html

[9] Police Bludgeon Peaceful Occupy UC Berkeley Protesters with Batons: http://www.prisonplanet.com/occupy-cal-video-police-brutally-beat-arrest-berkeley-students.html

[10] Police will have the right to fire rubber bullets on student protesters as they prepare for huge London demonstration: http://www.prisonplanet.com/police-will-have-the-right-to-fire-rubber-bullets-on-student-protesters-as-they-prepare-for-huge-london-demonstration.html

[11] The Use of Pepper Spray On Peaceful Protesters Is Illegal … And Can Seriously Injure Or Kill: http://www.prisonplanet.com/the-use-of-pepper-spray-on-peaceful-protesters-is-illegal-%e2%80%a6-and-can-seriously-injure-or-kill.html

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