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University of California police in riot gear keep hundreds of student protesters from entering the Highland Union Building at UC Riverside, where the UC regents were meeting Thursday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Students protesting tuition rate hikes were held back from entering the regents meeting. Campus police, Riverside police and Riverside County sheriff's deputies were on campus to control the crowds.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

University of California police in riot gear make a stand the top of a stairwell to keep student protesters from entering the Highland Union Building.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

The regents did not discuss tuition levels on Thursday, but they said they expected to consider the subject over the next few months.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Officers subdue a student who broke through the police line. Two people were arrested.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

Officers erect barricades to keep protesters away from the regents meeting. Board members were later escorted to their cars.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

A University of California police officer holds his baton with swollen and bloodied knuckles after an altercation with a student protester.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

With about 200 protesters gathered in the campus roadway, the remaining officials waited inside for about two hours to avoid a confrontation.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: Gina Ferazzi / Los Angeles Times

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Student protesters push the limit with University of California police in riot gear during a standoff on campus. The police kept hundreds of student protesters from entering the Highland Union Building where the UC regents were meeting.

Read Larry Gordon’s article: Two arrested in protest outside UC regents meeting

1 Comment

  1. January 20, 2012, 3:47 pm

    I am wondering why there are no pictures of the bruised and bloody students who had rubber projectiles fired at them. I don't understand why the LA Times isn't reporting that at all. Did your reporters leave early?

    By: gogogogogo

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