Office of Family and Adult Homelessness Newsletter

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Sept. 25, 2018

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Federal Court Finds Bans on Outdoor Sleeping may Violate the US Constitution

Earlier this month, the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that Boise, Idaho may not prosecute people for sleeping outdoors in public places if they cannot obtain shelter. 

Read more about the ruling here and how it may impact other cities that have laws that ban outdoor sleeping.

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