5:25 PM EDT – Three clear warnings of an unlawful assembly from the Secret Service before the incident escalated. 5:55 PM EDT – Following the clash in the video above, the Secret Service issued more warnings during a second standoff. The protesters heeded the additional warnings and are moving to another location to join another […]
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Protests Move to Fort Greene Park:
Update 8:30 PM EDT – NYC Police Shut Down Plaza at Barclays After Several Clashes, Fire; Protesters March to Fort Greene Park… Update 7 PM EDT – Protesters are being warned to cross at crosswalks, otherwise they will be arrested for disorderly conduct. Surreal experience: Hearing “f*ck the police” chants, the Martin Luther King Jr […]
Powell to speak amid issues with QE acceleration, China, protests, riots & Twitter wars. On Friday, May 29, at 11:00 AM ET, Jerome Powell, chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and Princeton class of 1975 will join Alan Blinder, Gordon S. Rentschler Memorial Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at […]
Whether you agree with Minnesota’s laws or not: It appears there is a Minnesota emergency management law that permits state officials to enlist assistance from “any person.” Minn. Stat. Ann. § 12.34. Assistance is broadly defined. The law also permits officials to commandeer property in an emergency. Most importantly to this situation, there is NO […]
Protesters in Louisville, KY attempt to overturn a prison transport vehicle during a demonstration protesting George Floyd’s death.
Update – 8:41 (MDT) / 10:41 (EDT) – Protests are intensifying across the U.S. Tear gas in Denver: Colorado Senate President Leroy Garcia’s truck and CSP cruiser vandalized. Colorado State Capitol graffitied.