Five cleared over 'Santa' protest
Monday, 4 October, 2004, 13:46 GMT 14:46 UK
Police closed The Strand in Liverpool city centre for six hours during the protest in December, which caused long delays for thousands of commuters.
On Monday, a jury at Liverpool Crown Court unanimously acquitted the men.
The accused, aged between 30 and 45 and from Cheshire and Merseyside, are members of the Fathers 4 Justice group.
At an earlier hearing, the court was told the demonstration was against child custody laws.
The following men were cleared on Monday:
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