CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Members of the Occupy Charlotte movement were ordered to remove their tents from the lawn of the old city hall Monday, police said.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Some opponents of protest-limiting ordinances in Charlotte got a police response for overstaying their turn at a microphone.
City Hosting Democratic National Convention May Ban Occupiers From Camping, Require Permit To Protest
The city hosting this year’s Democratic National Convention may ban camping on city property, a move that would disband an ongoing Occupy Charlotte demonstration.
Four Men Arrested For Burning American Flag At Occupy Charlotte Location
Four Charlotte area protesters, one of which being a teenage boy, near the Occupy Charlotte encampment allegedly set fire to an American flag in protest early Friday.
More than a dozen Occupy Charlottesville protesters face trespassing charges for refusing to leave a city park after the group’s permit expired.
Since Occupy Charlotte was created in response to Occupy Wall Street, the Charlotte branch of the movement has cost the city about $1,700 a day, totaling more than $100,000 during the month it has been in existence.
CHARLOTTE (CBS Charlotte) — “Occupy Charlotte” protesters have carried out an official coup within the group. Thomas Shope, 47, credited with helping to organize “Occupy Charlotte,” was exiled from the group for claiming leadership. A […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (CBS Charlotte) — “Occupy Charlotte” protesters have nothing to occupy when they need to go to the bathroom. A Charlotte city ordinance doesn’t allow anyone to erect semi-permanent structures, which include portable toilets. For […]