Information on the Use of Legal Solidarity by Occupy and Others?
December 14, 2011 1:43 PM Subscribe
I'm looking for information and resources regarding legal solidarity
and court solidarity with an eye towards its practical application, specifically how it has been used so far by Occupy protesters and how it has been used successfully by other groups.
posted by andoatnp to Law & Government (10 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
I have seen some news articles that hint that after some mass arrests at Occupy protests, the arrestees have been engaging in legal solidarity tactics. For example, in Sacramento
and New York (one
I am looking for more information about how Occupy protesters have engaged in legal solidarity tactics and strategies if anyone has seen anything that goes into more detail.
Second, I would like to research how other groups that have engaged in civil disobedience or mass arrests have successfully used legal solidarity. Does anyone have any links to detailed articles about this subject from recent history (say the last five to ten years) or a lead about groups that I could contact to get more information?
I already have plenty of information about legal solidarity as a principle and generic guides about how to apply it, such as this
from the Midnight Special Law Collective.