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Sydney university law professor knocked to the ground as police break up student protest – SBS News

Fourteen fines were issued as mounted police and the riot squad dispersed a gathering of around 200 students at the University of Sydney.

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Police filmed at the University of Sydney have been accused of using heavy-handed tactics to disperse a student protest, knocking a senior law professor, who was observing the event, to the ground.
Around 200 students gathered at the university’s Camperdown campus around 1pm on Wednesday to participate in a “public teach out” run by the Sydney Branch of National Tertiary Education Union over proposed changes to tertiary education funding.
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