Apr 29, 2024 - News

1 map of unrest to go

College campuses with reported encampments or sit-ins related to the war in Gaza
Data: Axios research; Note: Universities with joint encampments reported separately; Locations approximated for clarity; Map: Kavya Beheraj, Tory Lysik and Will Chase/Axios

At least 800 people have been arrested at pro-Palestinian protests on at least 16 college campuses across the U.S. in just over a week.

Zoom in: All charges have been dropped against the 57 people arrested in connection to Wednesday's pro-Palestinian protest at the University of Texas.

  • The Travis County attorney's office, which handles misdemeanor cases, said all 57 arrests, which were all criminal trespassing charges, lacked probable cause, per the American-Statesman.
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