Comments for: Federal judge tells Occupy Augusta to get a permit, stop camping

Posted Dec. 07, 2011, at 10:12 p.m.
Last modified Dec. 08, 2011, at 8:30 a.m.

BANGOR | A federal judge late Wednesday upheld Occupy Augusta’s right to protest in Capitol Park across from the State House but found that the no-camping rule and the requirement that demonstrators apply for a permit were reasonable restrictions on their constitutional rights. U.S. District Judge Nancy Torresen denied …

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