Multnomah County

Family of Murdered Trump Supporter Sues Portland, Mayor, District Attorney

The family of murdered Trump supporter Aaron “Jay” Danielson filed a federal lawsuit against the City of Portland, its mayor, and the county district attorney on Friday. The lawsuit states that Danielson’s death was “preventable” and blames the city and officials for a “hands-off approach” to its policing strategy.

SALEM, OR - SEPTEMBER 07: Rebecca Thomas, a participant in a pro-Trump caravan rally, poses with a flag in memory of Aaron Jay Danielson, on September 7, 2020 in Salem, Oregon. Danielson was killed during another, recent pro-Trump caravan rally. Todays event, billed as the Oregon For Trump 2020 Labor …