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UC Davis marks a year since pepper-spraying by police

Monday, November 19, 2012
State lawmakers look at UC police use of force Video posted on YouTube shows UC Davis police pepper spraying protesters. (Courtesy Stephen McKone/Aggie TV)

Students at UC Davis are marking the one-year anniversary of a clash between student protesters and campus police that resulted in an infamous pepper-spraying.

The university agreed to a $1 million settlement with 21 students for using excessive force.

The gathering held on Monday at the same area on campus was more peaceful, but some problems that lead to last year's protest still exist.


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