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Portland church joins lawsuit over federal agents at Black Lives Matter protests

Deployment of federal officers violates the Tenth Amendment, chills the legal right to protest, alleges lawsuit.

Elaine McArdle | 8/6/2020
federal agents arrest a demonstrator during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse in Portland, Ore. July 29, 2020

Federal agents arrest a demonstrator during a Black Lives Matter protest at the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse in Portland, Oregon, on July 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)