BERKELEY – Students were arrested in the early morning Friday at occupied Wheeler Hall.
CONCERT is still on for tonight! Come out!
1:00pm: Some occupiers have been released. 15 occupiers are still being held, some for a $25,000 bail.
1:05pm: UCB press spokesman, Dan [Magulof], is speaking protesters about the arrests.
Dan Mogulof, Face of UC PR, says “Chancellor approved arrests. Issue was hip hop concert flyer saying ‘Party until cops kick the doors down.’ And keeping order on campus during finals week.”
2:43 pm: Santa Rita update:76 total arrested. 7 have been released. For the moment only charged with trespassing. All released by 3pm
4:00pm: At the University’s request every one of those arrested who did not have outstanding warrants or other criminal issues(64 of 66 arrested) are now being cited and released.The bail requirement has been dropped. As a result only two people will remain and/or need to post bail. Dan Moguluf said: “your questions and comments played a role in this outcome.”