legislative plaza http://wmot.org en Homeless Advocates Occupy Legislative Plaza http://wmot.org/post/homeless-advocates-occupy-legislative-plaza <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style="line-height: 200%; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;; font-size: 14pt;">NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WMOT) &mdash; Legislative plaza was briefly occupied once again&nbsp;Sunday night, but not by the Occupy Movement.<o:p></o:p></span></p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 16:32:17 +0000 AP/WMOT 9293 at http://wmot.org Occupy Nashville Prepares "Gauntlet" for Legislators http://wmot.org/post/occupy-nashville-prepares-gauntlet-legislators <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Occupy Nashville says its planning fresh protests aimed at legislators considering bills that could be used to evict the group from Legislative Plaza.</p><p>The Judiciary Committee&rsquo;s of both the Tennessee House and Senate are scheduled to consider companion measures that would make camping on state property a misdemeanor.</p><p>In response, a spokesman for Occupy Nashville says the group will form what it calls a &ldquo;gauntlet&rdquo; on the plaza this afternoon, forcing legislators to pass by protesters to enter the capital.</p> Mon, 06 Feb 2012 19:29:24 +0000 Mike Osborne 6990 at http://wmot.org Occupy Nashville Prepares "Gauntlet" for Legislators