Residents of Portland discover the law THEY VOTED FOR that curbed the police is not exactly working out how they thought it would –

Oh, is this bad now?

This is a tweet from ABC News but the underlying article is from the AP:

And why didn’t the police stop them you might ask?

Good question!

It’s because the people of Portland voted for a new law that prevents the police from stopping them:

Portland Police Bureau officials say that’s because of legislation passed by Oregon lawmakers this year, which restricts the tools they can use to confront people vandalizing buildings and causing mayhem.

Residents frustrated by the latest round of destructive demonstrations Tuesday questioned whether that meant anything goes now in Portland.

Why, yes, we can see why it might be frustrating when the police aren’t allowed to arrest criminals, but here we are:

Actions, meet consequences:


There’s always the next election!

And what happened to all the voices from last year cheering this sort of thing on?

And we do mean cheering:

And this is why we shouldn’t take anything the pro-riot forces say seriously ever again:


Source link

Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: The Spectator

This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact using the email address in the Contact page found in the website menu.

Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
A better search engine:
Another search engine:
Visit our forum at
Visit our store at

Follow us: