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Portland can ban drinking in public, but not smoking meth or fentanyl. Oregon law is to blame.

Quote: “In Portland, it’s illegal to crack a beer or smoke marijuana on sidewalks or in a city park. But state law enshrines people’s right to consume fentanyl, meth, heroin and other hard drugs on public property.”
Source: The Oregonian
Published: August 14, 2023
Added: August 30, 2023
DB ID: 330
  • Oregon
    • ORS 430.402
      Prohibitions on local governments as to crimes involving use of alcohol, cannabis or drugs