Documents: Law Enforcement Instructed to 'Stand Down,' Not Arrest Occupy Lawbreakers
In a press release today, watchdog group Judicial Watch announced that their Freedom of Information Act request of documents related to the Occupy movement revealed the Obama administration’s role in giving quarter to Occupy Portland protestors violating the law on Federal land. In Judicial Watch’s statement, they say:
Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) indicating that the General Services Administration (GSA), with the blessing of the Obama White House, instructed law enforcement officers to “stand down” and not arrest “Occupy Portland” protestors who were in violation of the law.
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