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Protesters Near State Capitol Demanding Release Of U.S. Marine Imprisoned In Mexico

Protesters waving signs and American and Marine Corps flags have gathered near the state capitol in Sacramento as the president of Mexico makes his first official visit to the state

08/26/2014

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Dixon Residents Protesting Sewer-Rate Hike With Red Ribbons

The planned increase would pay for a new sewer treatment plant in down. Residents say they got 15 percent of registered voters to sign a petition, but in the end, the council voted 3-2 to keep it off the ballot.

08/14/2014

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UC Student Workers Protesting Alleged Intimidation

Student workers at UC Davis were on the picket line Thursday as they protest alleged intimidation and unfair treatment by the University of California.

04/03/2014

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13 Arrested In Protest Of Calif. Officer Acquittal

Thirteen people have been arrested while protesting the acquittal of two former California police officers charged in the beating death of a homeless man.

01/18/2014

Rancho Cordova Walmart store (credit: CBS13)

Wal-Mart Charged With Federal Labor Violations

Federal officials have filed a formal complaint charging that Wal-Mart violated the rights of protesting and striking workers last year.

01/15/2014

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15 Protesters Arrested At Walmart In Roseville

Protesters are waging a war against Walmarts across the country today. More than two dozen people were arrested in protests at California Walmart stores during the Black Friday shopping surge.

11/29/2013

Protesters gather at the federal building in Sacramento to protest the Zimmerman verdict. (credit: CBS)

Rallies Held In Sacramento, Across Nation In Protest Of Zimmeman Verdict

One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered for nationwide rallies to press for changes to self-defense laws and for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.

07/20/2013

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Thousands Of California Inmates Refuse Food In Protest

More than 30,000 of the 133,000 inmates in California prisons have refused at least one meal in support of inmates held in solitary confinement at Pelican Bay State Prison, corrections officials said Tuesday.

07/09/2013

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Walmart Workers Participate In Nationwide ‘Black Friday’ Walk-Out; Several Arrested In SoCal

Walmart workers Friday staged a nationwide walk-out on one of the biggest shopping days of the year including stores in the Sacramento-area.

11/23/2012

A Lenco BearCat LE model. (Lenco Industries, Inc.)

UC Berkeley Backs Out Of Deal To Purchase Armored Vehicle

BERKELEY (CBS) – The University of California, Berkeley police department has made an about-face on the purchase of an armored vehicle for the campus police department. UC Berkeley Police collaborated with the Berkeley and Albany […]

07/06/2012

Syrian Protest

Rally Held In Downtown Sacramento Against Syrian Government

A rally in downtown Sacramento was held today to protest the Syrian government.

12/17/2011

Occupy Oakland Calls For General Strike

Port Of Oakland Seeks To Prevent Another Occupy Shutdown

The Port of Oakland is looking to head off another protest by Occupy Oakland aimed at shutting down the busy port.

12/05/2011

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