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Seattle Councilman Critical Of Police May Day Arrest

Bruce Harrell questioned police officials about their approach Wednesday, saying the arrest “just seems idiotic to me.”

CBS Seattle–05/07/2015

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Seattle Police: May Day Marches Mean Heavy Traffic

Seattle police are warning drivers that May Day means they should be prepared for rolling slowdowns and heavy traffic from planned marches.

CBS Seattle–05/01/2015

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May Day In Seattle: Planned Marches, Police Response, Traffic Advisories

Seattle is preparing for May Day marches and protests Friday, the first of which is expected to kick off just before 11 a.m.

CBS Seattle–04/29/2015

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Troubling Signs Early On May Day

Seattle police say there’s been more anti-authoritarian rhetoric leading up to this year’s May Day events