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Get Directions Directions from:. It's a freaking gay club! On the first night alone 13 people were arrested and four police officers, as well as an undetermined number of protesters, were injured. Many of the Stonewall patrons were still emotionally distraught when the raid occurred that night, and refused to react passively. Stunned, the police retreated into the bar. The police commissioner, Howard Leary, instructed the police force not to lure gays into breaking the law and also required that any plainclothesmen must have a civilian witness when a gay arrest is made. You can share lists of your favorite places and events.
Share on Share. The Moose Lounge is open Tuesday - Sunday from 7pm to 2am. At the time, the police used any number of reasons they could think of to justify an arrest on indecency charges including: kissing, holding hands, wearing clothing traditionally of the opposite gender , or even being in the bar during the raid.
Sometimes they would even load up their police van with as many patrons as the van could hold. Only complaint was the music. Deputy Inspector Seymour Pine, who led the raid on the bar that first night, claims that he was ordered to close the Stonewall Inn because it was the central location for gathering information on gay men who worked on Wall Street. Additional Info Menu.