Homeless People Can’t Sit On Sidewalks In More Than Half Of U.S. Cities – via The Huffington Post

“It is particularly miserable to be a homeless person in the U.S. right now.

“Anti-homeless laws — ranging from bans on sleeping in cars to restrictions on lying down in public — are on the rise, according to a new study released by the National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty (NLCHP). Since 2009, the organization has been tracking such measures in 187 cities and found that these ordinances are costly and don’t make much of a dent in reducing homelessness rates.”

See more here: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/07/16/anti-homeless-laws-study_n_5592322.html?utm_hp_ref=tw

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