Comments for: Portland approves buffer zone around Planned Parenthood to keep anti-abortion protesters back

Posted Nov. 18, 2013, at 10:50 p.m.

PORTLAND | The Portland City Council on Monday night unanimously approved a 39-foot buffer zone around abortion clinics, a move supporters said maintains the free speech rights on anti-abortion protesters and potentially saves the lives of clinic patients. After the vote was taken nearly three and a half hours …

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