"So things are getting worse in ST. Paul and we need to support our friends can you please post the following on your blog. Feel free to edit it but make sure to include the media links and the phone numbers as it is extremely important to get as many people as possible to call!
Peace, love, Unity,
Also Watch Democracy Now! Tomorrow as police have arrested a journalist with that show!!
- KEEP THE PRESSURE ON: FREE OUR FRIENDS!!
- Hennepin : 612-348-5112
- Ramsey County Jail: 651-266-9350
- FLOOD THE MAYORS' OFFICES ASAP
- St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman
- Minneapolis Mayor RT Rybak
- 3:30pm: Plymouth police refusing to let IWW union workers off train taking them back to Bloomington Station. Diabetic who needs insulin also not allowed. (Twin Cities IMC)
- 2:30pm: Cops have surrounded train to get at reinstated IWW organizer and escorting friends and fellow union workers. (Twin Cities IMC)
- 1:30pm - Cops moved in on demonstration of around 30 people in intersection at 6th and Washington. Intersection cleared, no arrests.
- Nine arrested from vets march detained
- RNC protest groups file court order to stop police seizures
- Sixth person arrested in anarchist investigation; advocate says one is being denied meds and vegan food
- 10:45pm: Permaculture bus impounded? No reported arrests.
- RNC Welcoming Committee Organizers Seek Sanctuary From Illegal Arrests
- Complete search warrant from Minneapolis raid today
- Coldsnap: NLG lawyers ejected from press conference. 2 NLG lawyers kicked out of law enforcement press conference in St. Paul!
- 3:30pm: One more WC member grabbed on street by police squad.
- 9:45am: House raid occurring at 3500 Harriet Ave S. Approximately 20 people
- 9:45am: One person arrested, taken to jail from Food Not Bombs House. One person from Food Not Bombs House Arrested, Charged with Four Counts of Conspiracy
- 9:45: People from 17th Ave. House Charged with Conspiracy to Riot
- St. Paul: 10:30 pm CDT: Convergence center on Smith Ave. has been raided by the cops. They have a warrant. The cops have handcuffed everybody at the center and are processing people to get their names and identification. No arrests at this time. Twin Cities Indymedia reports: The convergence space is currently being raided. Police burst in and are using force against people. Everyone inside has been handcuffed. Estimates of people inside currently vary between 20-70. One block radius around the convergence space has been blocked off. Lawyers, and media are on the way. More updates as they come.
- St. Paul: 10:30 pm CDT: No arrests during ride, though there were several crashes."