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New York Slow to Release Protesters

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New York Slow to Release Protesters

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New York Slow to Release Protesters

New York Slow to Release Protesters

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A judge in New York City orders the release of protesters rounded up at demonstrations against the Republican Convention. Complaints have been aired over the conditions of their detention and the arrest of random people, not protesters. According to city lawyers, some 524 people remain in custody. NPR's Margot Adler reports.