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Portland protestors, Wall of Moms sue Trump administration over use of tear gas, rubber bullets

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The nonprofit Protect Democracy filed the lawsuit in federal court in Washington, D.C., on behalf of several individual protesters and groups.
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News video: Portland protests - what you need to know

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Protesters in Portland, Oregon, are being met with tear gas and rubber bullets after federal officers were sent in to protect government buildings. Here's what is actually going on and why it is important.

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