PROTESTERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PROTESTERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Uintah deputies arrest anti-tar sands activists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206716-78/sands-tar-utah-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206716-78/sands-tar-utah-oil.html.csp">Uintah deputies arrest anti-tar sands activists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Self Newlin</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T22:08:56.176-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twenty-one activists were arrested Monday during a “blockade” of a tar sands company’s construction equipment in eastern Utah, according to anti-tar sands groups who accused Uintah County sheriff’s deputies of “brutality.” The Sheriff’s Office declined to confirm the arrests Monday afternoon, except to say that all of its available deputies were at the site about 50 miles south of Vernal. By Monday night, the Sheriff’s Office still had not commented on the arrests. Beginning at 6 a.m., 80 prot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206716@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:08:56 MDT Both sides of immigration debate fired up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58188251-68/immigrant-protesters-babeu-border.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58188251-68/immigrant-protesters-babeu-border.html.csp">Both sides of immigration debate fired up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ASTRID GALVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ORACLE, Ariz. • Protesters carrying “Return to Sender” and “Go home non-Yankees” signs faced off with immigrant rights activists Tuesday in a small Arizona town after a sheriff said a bus filled with Central American children was on its way. The rallies demonstrated the deep divide of the immigration debate as groups on both sides — and in similar numbers — showed up in Oracle to speak out on the issue. It turned heated at times, with shouting matches and a group of mariachi musicians getting sh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581882512014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188251@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:59:03 MDT Arizona protesters hope to stop immigrant transfer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186684-68/immigrant-babeu-immigration-protesters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186684-68/immigrant-babeu-immigration-protesters.html.csp">Arizona protesters hope to stop immigrant transfer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ASTRID GALVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oracle, Ariz. • Dozens of protesters on both sides of the immigration debate showed up in a small town near Tucson on Tuesday after the sheriff said the federal government plans to transport about 40 immigrant children to an academy for troubled youths. The rallies demonstrated the deep divide of the immigration debate. One group waved American flags, held signs that read “Return to Sender” and “Go home non-Yankees” and said they would block a bus that was supposed to arrive with immigrant child...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581866842014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186684@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:12:11 MDT Autopsy: Palestinian teen burned to death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58152675-68/israeli-police-israel-palestinian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58152675-68/israeli-police-israel-palestinian.html.csp">Autopsy: Palestinian teen burned to death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MOHAMMAD DARAGHMEH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T20:54:02.406-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 08:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ramallah, West Bank • An autopsy showed an Arab teenager who Palestinians say was killed in a revenge attack was burned to death, officials said Saturday, while Palestinian militants fired two rockets toward a major southern city deeper into Israel than any other attack in the current round of violence. The Israeli military said its “Iron Dome” defense system intercepted the rockets that were aimed at Beersheba. The military also said at least 29 other rockets and mortars were fired from the Ga...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581526752014-07-05T20:54:02.406-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-05T20:54:02.406-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58152675@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 20:54:02 MDT High court voids 35-foot abortion clinic buffer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58118720-68/clinic-zone-court-abortion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58118720-68/clinic-zone-court-abortion.html.csp">High court voids 35-foot abortion clinic buffer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK SHERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T20:12:25.876-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 08:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a 35-foot protest-free zone outside abortion clinics in Massachusetts. The justices were unanimous in ruling that extending a buffer zone that far from clinic entrances violates the First Amendment rights of protesters. Chief Justice John Roberts said authorities have less intrusive ways to deal with problems outside clinics and noted that most of the problems reported by police and the clinics occurred outside one Planned Parenthood facili...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581187202014-06-26T20:12:25.876-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-26T20:12:25.876-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58118720@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 20:12:25 MDT Kosovo police disperse protesters in tense north http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58100793-68/kosovo-police-albanians-ethnic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58100793-68/kosovo-police-albanians-ethnic.html.csp">Kosovo police disperse protesters in tense north</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-22T16:17:13.054-06:00">Updated Jun 22, 2014 04:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mitrovica, Kosovo • Kosovo police fired tear gas and used batons to disperse hundreds of ethnic Albanians angry because minority Serbs reinforced a barricade separating parts of central Mitrovica. At least seven police officers were injured and five cars set ablaze by protesters. NATO armored vehicles staked out a downtown bridge. The alliance leads a 5,000-strong peacekeeping force in Kosovo. Lt. Col. John Cogbill of Richmond, Virginia, who is in the U.S. contingent, said peacekeepers were call...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581007932014-06-22T16:17:13.054-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-22T16:17:13.054-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58100793@www.sltrib.com Sun, 22 Jun 2014 16:17:13 MDT Op-ed: Hold Recapture Canyon ATV protesters accountable for vandalism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58085916-82/lyman-canyon-accountable-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58085916-82/lyman-canyon-accountable-utah.html.csp">Op-ed: Hold Recapture Canyon ATV protesters accountable for vandalism</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Isaac Holyoak</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T16:56:02.4-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utahns are a law-abiding people. We have great respect for government and those who govern us. Many of us hold this as an article of faith. But there are a growing number of so-called patriots who have instead turned criticism of the law into outright rebellion. It doesn’t appear likely they will be held accountable for their actions, either. I’m referring, of course, to San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman and his band of neo-Sagebrush Rebels who last month vandalized land in Recapture Canyo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58085916@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 16:56:02 MDT Police and World Cup protesters clash in Brazil http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060306-68/protesters-police-cup-protests.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060306-68/protesters-police-cup-protests.html.csp">Police and World Cup protesters clash in Brazil</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T13:00:17.955-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 01:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sao Paulo • Protesters and Brazilian police clashed in Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro on Thursday ahead of the first World Cup match, but the demonstrations largely died down before kickoff. More than 300 demonstrators gathered along a main highway leading to the stadium in Sao Paulo. Some tried to block traffic, but police repeatedly pushed them back, firing canisters of tear gas and using stun grenades. The flow of traffic to the arena was not blocked. Later, a group of fewer than 100 protesters...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580603062014-06-12T13:00:17.955-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T13:00:17.955-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060306@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 13:00:17 MDT Protesters say they’ll stay put at Utah oil-sands pit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028023-78/sands-protesters-utah-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028023-78/sands-protesters-utah-oil.html.csp">Protesters say they’ll stay put at Utah oil-sands pit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T13:59:20.565-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 01:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">About 20 protesters have set up camp at an oil sands operation in eastern Utah. U.S. Oil Sands was scheduled to begin mining this summer on school trust lands, where workers have dug a test pit. Utah Tar Sands Resistance says such operations pose risks to wildlife and to water supplies used for drinking and irrigation. State regulators and the company have insisted the eastern Utah desert is so dry there is little groundwater to pollute. The company leases 50 square miles of Utah trust lands dot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580280232014-06-04T13:59:20.565-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-04T13:59:20.565-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58028023@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:59:20 MDT Thailand’s junta warns over ‘Hunger Games’ salute http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58021862-68/coup-salute-fingers-junta.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58021862-68/coup-salute-fingers-junta.html.csp">Thailand’s junta warns over ‘Hunger Games’ salute</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By THANYARAT DOKSONE and JOCELYN GECKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T08:10:09.006-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 08:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bangkok • Thailand’s military rulers said Tuesday they are monitoring a new form of silent resistance to the coup — a three-fingered salute borrowed from “The Hunger Games” — and will arrest those in large groups who ignore warnings to lower their arms. Despite the warning to protesters, the junta offered a reprieve to the country’s vital tourism industry. It lifted the military’s curfew at three popular beach resorts — Phuket, Koh Samui and Pattaya — to ease the impact of the May 22 coup on tou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580218622014-06-03T08:10:09.006-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-03T08:10:09.006-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58021862@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 08:10:09 MDT