Monday Must Read: Will BART Arrest More Journalists Tonight?; Senate Republicans Block Brown’s Tax Plan

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1. Protesters are planning more demonstrations against BART tonight, but the big question may be whether the transit agency decides to arrest journalists again. Late last week, BART police handcuffed and detained several journalists, including veteran Chronicle reporter Vivian Ho, as they were interviewing protesters, and refused to let the reporters go even after they showed their IDs, the Chron reported. The incident represented yet another embarrassment for BART police, an agency that has repeatedly overreacted to protests and other situations.

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