(Randy Rasmussen/The Oregonian files )
October 5, 2012
A Portland police officer -- reportedly, Jeffrey McDaniel -- uses pepper spray on Liz Nichols, an Occupy Portland protester, Nov. 17 in Portland. Nichols' attorneys have filed a $155,000 lawsuit against McDaniel, another officer, and the city. This award-winning news photograph is attached to the complaint as Exhibit A.