CHARLOTTE, NC (AP) – The NFL and the Carolina Panthers are investigating how protesters got rappelling gear into the team’s stadium last night. Two people with the help of two others suspended themselves by cables from the upper deck while holding a protest banner during the game against the Indianapolis Colts.
A federal judge is approving a settlement after anti-abortion protesters claimed a Jacksonville city ordinance violates free-speech rights by giving police too much leeway in deciding where and when demonstrations are allowed.
Protesters have been occupying the space in front of Wilmington City Hall for a couple of days now. Unlike other occupy movements around the country that have gotten violent and even deadly, members of Occupy Wilmington say they are a friendly bunch who just want their voices heard.