Linda Lye

Linda Lye is a staff attorney at the ACLU of Northern California.

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Friday, August 02, 2013
On Oakland’s Creepy New Surveillance Program
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Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Police Crackdowns on Occupy Camps are Real Threat
Around California and all over the country, we have been told that Occupy encampments must come down because of "health and safety concerns." But all around the country, we have seen the police take down these encampments with an overzealous use of pepper spray, tear gas and flash-bang grenades. The real "health threat" we should be concerned about is the threat to the health of our democracy when the government reacts to peaceful political expression with police violence.
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