In Federal Lawsuit, Portland Man Says Detective Erik Kammerer Knocked Him to the Pavement at a ProtestIn Federal Lawsuit, Portland Man Says Detective Erik Kammerer Knocked Him to the Pavement at a Protest

A Portland resident today filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city and a high-profile Portland police detective, who he says injured him by knocking him to the pavement during a 2020 protest in front of downtown courthouses.

The City of Portland Tried to Undo Gentrification. Black Portlanders Are Conflicted About the Results.The City of Portland Tried to Undo Gentrification. Black Portlanders Are Conflicted About the Results.

Between 1960 and 1980, the city of Portland bought 1,000 houses in the Albina District—and bulldozed them all.