Portland Clashes Converge on Federal Courthouse

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Demonstrators turned violent again early this morning in downtown Portland as they used hammers, pry bars and other tools to remove plywood from the U. S federal courthouse doors. Several fires were also said federal agents responded with tear gas and other crowd control munitions to drive the group away from the building Holding Mayor Ted Waiter tells CNN the city is considering legal action against the federal government. Where the agents are treating peaceful protesters. That's why the U. S attorney in Oregon has called for an investigation and that's why our state attorney general is called for investigation. And we at the city of Portland were also evaluating our legal options understands response by the federal government has caused a number of demonstrators to grow over the last week. 21 year old man

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