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Fact Check: How Violent Are the Portland Protests?

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Attorney General William P. Barr said protesters had used fireworks, Tasers, pellet guns and lasers to target federal officers in Portland.
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Violent protests continue in Portland, as thousands demonstrate against racial injustice and police brutality.

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Fact Checking the Portland Protests: How Violent Are They?

Attorney General William P. Barr said protesters had used fireworks, Tasers, pellet guns and lasers to target federal officers in Portland.
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