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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Occupy Seattle: Cops pepper-spray pensioner aged 84 and pregnant woman as violence erupts at Occupy protest in Seattle - 16th Nov 2011

Doused in milk to counter the effects of the pepper-spray indiscriminately fired in her face, this 84-year-old woman was caught in the crossfire when an Occupy march descended into violence.

Dorli Rainey was carried away from the scene by friends as police moved in on protesters in Seattle. A pregnant woman, who gave her name as Jennifer, had to be treated by medics after she too was pepper-sprayed.

Members of the Occupy Seattle movement had marched in solidarity with those in New York who had been evicted from their camp in Zuccotti Park, Manhattan in the early hours yesterday.

Last night, protesters in New York had been allowed back into the square with around 1,500 showing up. However a judge had decided that protesters would not be allowed to camp in the park and demonstrators were searched for tents and camping materials on their return.

The crackdown by authorities came as it was revealed that many officials had been sharing tips on how to rid their cities of Occupy camps. Read More