Occupy San Francisco: Protesters line up, await arrest
About 10 p.m. Wednesday along the western edge of Occupy San Francisco, protesters began lining up on the sidewalk, a seated row in front, a standing row behind. Some wore masks or bandannas to protect against the possibility of tear gas.
“These are the magic words,” she said. “Everybody repeat after me: I have the right to remain silent.” The group shouted back: “I have the right to remain silent.” She continued: “I want to see a lawyer.” They responded: “I want to see a lawyer.”
Protesters were shouting, “We are the 99%” and marching to the sounds of a small brass band.
-- Maria LaGanga in San Francisco
Photo: Occupy San Francisco encampment Wednesday afternoon. Credit: Associated Press
Ilustration: Paul Duginski / Los Angeles Times