Violent protests over housing erupt in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana (CNN) — Protests against a City Council plan to tear down low-income New Orleans housing turned ugly Thursday, with police using pepper spray and stun guns to clear a crowd angry they weren’t allowed into City Hall for the vote.

More about what happened and a video can be found on cnn’s website here.

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