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August 7, 2020
PORTLAND (AP) — It's been nearly a week since federal officers withdrew from guarding Portland's federal courthouse during nightly protests, but a large fence they installed is still there and city officials say it remains illegal.
The city of Portland continues to impose a $500 fine every 15 minutes for the fence, which was erected in the public right of way without a permit around the Mark O. Hatfield United States Courthouse, according to the Oregonian/OregonLive.
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