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8:53 am
Mon July 29, 2013

Dozens of Protesters Arrested At the Brayton Point Power Plant

Protesters arrested at the Brayton Point Power plant in Somerset Mass. The protestors demonstrated against the coal-burning at the plant.
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More than 40 protesters were arrested for trespassing Sunday in an act of civil disobedience against the Brayton Point power plant in Somerset, Massachusetts.  Environmentalists view the coal-fired power plant as a polluter and want it shut down.

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