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Tag: Linda Katehi

April 9, 2012 | 1:32 pm

UC Davis Due to Release Pepper Spray Report Wednesday

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UC Davis says it’s set to release a report on Wednesday by the task force investigating the incident in which campus police pepper-sprayed seated student protesters last November. The report’s release is subject to a court hearing tomorrow. The report was delayed in early March after the union representing UC police filed suit, citing state […]

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UC Davis Chancellor Katehi Faces Faculty No-Confidence Vote Over Pepper-Spray Incident

February 17, 2012 | 3:43 pm

UC Davis Chancellor Katehi Faces Faculty No-Confidence Vote Over Pepper-Spray Incident

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DAVIS, Calif. (AP) The chancellor of the University of California, Davis is facing a faculty vote on her ability to lead the campus following the widely condemned pepper-spraying of student protesters. Members of the UC Davis Academic Senate have been voting on a motion of no-confidence in the leadership of Chancellor Linda Katehi. A competing […]

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UC Chancellor Katehi Apologizes Amid Calls for Her Resignation; “I Know You May Not Believe Anything I’m Telling You, And You Don’t Have To”

November 22, 2011 | 11:59 am

UC Chancellor Katehi Apologizes Amid Calls for Her Resignation; “I Know You May Not Believe Anything I’m Telling You, And You Don’t Have To”

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These are perilous times for government officials forced to wrestle with the protests roiling the Bay Area and beyond. Mayor Jean Quan’s approval rating, for instance, headed toward Gov. Rod Blagojevich levels after her ambivalent handling of the Occupy Oakland protests. The recent Occupy-goes-to-school events have fueled even more outrage over police tactics than that […]

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Audio, Transcript: Interview w/ UC Davis Chancellor on Pepper-Spray Controversy; Video of Incident

November 21, 2011 | 4:10 pm

Audio, Transcript: Interview w/ UC Davis Chancellor on Pepper-Spray Controversy; Video of Incident

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UC Davis announced today that it has placed university police chief Annette Spicuzza on leave after her officers used pepper spray to move seated Occupy UC Davis protesters on Friday. The incident, which has attracted international attention, also led the campus faculty association to call for the resignation of Chancellor Linda Katehi. She says she […]

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