It’s unconstitutional to ban the homeless from sleeping outside, the federal government says

Boise, like many cities — the number of which has swelled since the recession — has an ordinance banning sleeping or camping in public places. But such laws, the DOJ says, effectively criminalize homelessness itself in situations where people simply have nowhere else to sleep.-

Read more here:   http://www.orrazz.com/2015/08/its-unconstitutional-to-ban-homeless.html

 

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