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Wednesday, April 02, 2008

Duke Energy coal plant protesters arrested, shocked with tasers

April 2, 2008
The Institute for Southern Studies

Eight people were arrested yesterday during a protest at the construction site for North Carolina-based Duke Energy's new Cliffside coal-fired power plant west of Charlotte. Two of those arrested were first shocked with Taser guns after locking themselves to bulldozers. The protesters were charged with trespassing and resisting arrest.

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