Organizations and individuals in New York City and around the country are calling on the Manhattan District Attorney to drop the charges for the 700+ people who were illegally arrested on the Brooklyn Bridge on October 1. Please add your voice to this effort.
Attorneys from the Partnership for Civil Justice Fund (PCJF) have released a letter sent to New York City District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., requesting that all charges against the 700+ demonstrators who were subject to mass false arrest on the Brooklyn Bridge on October 1, 2011 be dismissed.
PCJF just had our Twitter account suspended while working on collecting contact information from arrested protesters.
PCJF attorneys have filed a class action lawsuit charging mass violations of constitutional rights in the trap and detain mass arrest of demonstrators on the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday, October 1.
Read the complaint filed for the Brooklyn Bridge mass arrest of Oct. 1, 2011.
In a free speech victory for grassroots activists in Washington, D.C., the DC government has been forced to rescind its unconstitutional rule governing political signs and posters that favored politicians’ speech over grassroots activism.