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Woman says she was permanently disfigured by Portland police at protest

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Michelle Fawcett filed lawsuit after receiving severe chemical burns when police fired ‘flash bang’ rounds at a crowd last August
A Portland woman is suing the city’s government for $250,000, and claiming she was “permanently disfigured” by ordnance fired by the Portland police bureau (PPB) at a protest a year ago.The ACLU of Oregon and law firm Tonkon Torp filed the suit in Multnomah county court on behalf of Michelle Fawcett, 53. Continue reading…



Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/aug/05/portland-police-protests-woman-claims-disfigured

Author : Jason Wilson in Portland

Publish date : 2019-08-05 17:30:54

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