Pepper Spraying Cop

Pepper Spraying Cop In August 2011, police officer John Pike pepper sprayed a group of students protesting as part of 'Occupy UC Davis University'.

This image quickly went viral, spawning 100's of meme responses like this one:

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Then, after 8 months of paid leave, he sued for workers comp, saying he suffered psychiatric injury after 'the incident'.

His court case is today.