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WISCONSIN NEWS BRIEFS: Protesters arrested for third straight day at state capitol

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MADISON - It was another round of protesters arrested at the State Capitol Building rotunda yesterday.

Police arrested 17 people with an additional 14 citations based on video. Since Wednesday, 82 tickets have been issued to protesters for not having a permit to gather at the Capitol. Protesters argue that their constitutional rights allow them to gather without a permit.

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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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