RCMP Snooped Into Occupy Protesters In Nation's Capital, Documents Show

Posted on Monday, February 18 at 20:01 by NAUWATCH

The Mounties compiled a dossier on the Occupy Ottawa movement, scouring social media sites and even quizzing campus security after protesters held planning sessions at a university, newly released documents show.

Meeting notes show there were also plans to monitor the Confederation Park protest site using a camera mounted to the nearby offices of the National Capital Commission.

The camera is normally pointed at Ottawa's city hall, the notes say. However, the NCC says it does not operate the camera and it did not use the device to monitor the protests from its offices.


Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/rcmp-snooped-into-occupy-protesters-in-nation-s-capital-documents-show-1.1141217#ixzz2Kbm3Dhit

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