Manhattan, NY – Around 40 supporters of OWS activist Cecily McMillan showed up today at court for the 2nd day of her trial for allegedly assaulting a police officer at the 6 month celebration of the Occupy Movement on March 17th, 2012.
There was good news that came out of court today. Judge Zweibel has now allowed the defense to ask the officer who sexually assaulted Cecily about previous assault cases that he was involved in. Previously, Judge Zweibel threatened Marty Stolar, Cecily’s Lawyer with contempt of court if he brought his past assault cases up.
7 jurors were selected today.
The trial starts again on Friday, April
11th @ 9:30am, 100 Centre St. Rm. 1116, Part 41.