Professor Jose Cintron jailed
Along with 23 others standing up for education

On Thursday, May 12th, Professor Jose Cintron of the College of Education was arrested along with 23 other CTA and CFA activists after they refused to leave the State Capitol Building.  The group was protesting at the offices of the Republican Leaders in the Assembly and Senate demanding that they allow Governor Brown’s proposal on tax extensions to move forward.

Professor Cintron was arrested at 6:30 pm and was released on Friday, May 13th at noon.