130 Arrested At Occupy Chicago After Refusing To Leave Grant Park

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"130 Arrested At Occupy Chicago After Refusing To Leave Grant Park"

About 130 protesters were arrested at Occupy Chicago protests last night after they erected tents and refused to leave Grant Park. It was the second time in a week a large amount of protesters were arrested in Chicago, after 175 were arrested last weekend. Most of the protesters were released after agreeing to appear in court at a later date, The Guardian reported.

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