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Mayor Bates: City ‘not interested’ in confrontation tonight

Crime, including a recent attempted rape, and health hazards have increased at Occupy Berkeley. Photo: Lance Knobel Mayor Tom Bates told Berkeleyside today that the City of Berkeley is determined to avoid the kinds of confrontations that occurred in Oakland and other cities where Occupy movement encampments were removed, despite a decision taken to shut […]