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On the ground at the G-20: Tear gassed already

G-20 protestors have been tear gassed by police, according to Paul McCarrier, who was among the marchers in a parade slated for today. The march started around 3:15 and by 3:20, the police had tear gassed the crowd.

They have also deployed a sound weapon, McCarrier reports.

Riot police have been a heavy presence throughout Pittsburghall week, even showing up in force at a community picnic in a local park.

More as we know more.

 

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