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Occupy DC Protesters Face Eviction

Occupy DC protesters face eviction from Freedom Plaza and McPherson Square.

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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: James, who chose not to give his full name, smokes a cigarette after waking up in his tent at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months. Today, U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in the park. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: Robert Dilley and Kevin Wiley (R) carry belongings to a rental truck to be taken to storage before the Occupy DC encampment is shut down in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months. Today, U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in the park. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters demonstrate inside of a tent created by draping a tarp over a statue of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: A man walks in front of a sign advising of a noon deadline to remove camping materials from the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters stand inside of a tent created by draping a tarp over a statue of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: A member of the Occupy DC encampment at Freedom Plaza signs a farewell banner following the passing of a deadline set by law enforcement officials to abandon their camp on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in parks as protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been staying at two sites in the city for months. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: Charles Jameson (R) and Melinda Reynolds (L) lay on Freedom Plaza following the passing of a deadline set by law enforcement officials to abandon the Occupy DC encampment in the plaza on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in parks as protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been staying at two sites in the city for months. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: A tarp hangs off a staue of Union General James McPherson that protesters draped over it at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters demonstrate in front of a tent created by draping a tarp over a statue of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters demonstrate in front of a tent created by draping a tarp over a statue of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters demonstrate in front of a tent created by draping a tarp over of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters demonstrate inside of a tent created by draping a tarp over a statue of Union General James McPherson at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months and had deadline of 12:00 pm EST to leave the parks. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: James McPherson (L) holds an American flag as the deadline to leave the Occupy DC encampment nears at Freedom Plaza on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in parks as protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been staying at two sites in the city for months. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: Demonstrators move their belongings in preparation for a deadline to leave the Occupy DC encampment at Freedom Plaza on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in parks as protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been staying at two sites in the city for months. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 30: James McPherson holds an American flag as the deadline to leave the Occupy DC encampment nears at Freedom Plaza on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in parks as protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been staying at two sites in the city for months. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Protesters and a counter-protester talk at the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months. Today, U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in the park. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON - JANUARY 30: Jake Roszak of Rochester, NY, holds a sign as U.S. Park Police walk through the Occupy DC encampment in McPherson Square on January 30, 2012 in Washington, DC. Protesters affiliated with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been camped at two sites in the city for months. Today, U.S. Park Police are set to begin enforcing a ban on overnight camping in the park. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)
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