Alders: Drop Charges Against Yale Protesters


by New Haven Independent

New Haven Independent— Alders unanimously voted to throw their support behind the hundreds of environmental protesters who rushed the field during the Yale-Harvard game, and to call for all charges to be dropped against the 50 who were arrested.

The Washington Times—42 charged in Harvard-Yale football protest. NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Officials say 42 people have been charged with disorderly conduct after a protest interrupted a football game between archrivals Harvard and Yale. Students from both schools occupied the midfield of the Yale Bowl during Saturday's halftime protest. Some held banners urging their colleges to act on

KLFY—42 charged after protest delays Harvard-Yale game. NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) – Officials say 42 people were charged with disorderly conduct after a protest interrupted a Saturday football game between archrivals Harvard and Yale. Students and alumni from both schools occupied the midfield of the Yale Bowl during Saturday’s halftime protest. Some held banners urging their colleges to act on climate change. [

ABC News—42 charged after protest delays Harvard-Yale game. Forty-two people have been charged with disorderly conduct after a protest interrupted a football game between archrivals Harvard and Yale