Oregon Judge Issues Temporary Restraining Order Against Federal Agents in Portland

Portland Protesters were abducted off the streets

A judge in Oregon has issued a temporary restraining order against federal agents in Portland. The move comes amid growing criticism of federal law enforcement in the city.

District Judge Michael H. Simon issued a 14-day order to stop federal agents “arresting, threatening to arrest, or using physical force” journalists and legal observers. The order does not apply to protesters. read more

Portland Mayor Accuses Trump Administration of “Urban Warfare” and “Occupation”

The Mayor of Portland has lashed out at the Trump administration after he was teargassed in the city on Wednesday night. He accused the federal government of running an occupation.

Ted Wheeler spoke to protesters in Oregon and was later teargassed along with them by federal agents. He made some remarks to theĀ New York TimesĀ which were publicized on Thursday morning. read more