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TENT VILLAGE - Eleven housing activists were arrested Saturday night after occupying space in an Olympic Athletes Village condo complex. The move came after a day of trying to set up a tent village to demand promised social housing.
The two-hour occupation of an unrented retail space by 12 activists followed a developer's injunction that had about 200 tent villagers and supporters (see earlier story) removed from a nearby empty building lot. One activist was released without charges at the scene.
All eleven activists taken into custody were released late in the evening without charges.