July 24, 2020 / 2:16 AM / in 22 days

Federal agents in Portland may not use force against journalists -judge

July 23 (Reuters) - Federal agents in Portland may not arrest, threaten to arrest or use force against journalists and legal observers despite claims that the agents are protecting government property from protesters, U.S. District Court Judge Michael H. Simon ruled on Thursday.

Reporting by Sharon Bernstein; Editing by Jacqueline Wong

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