More Cities Pushing for Homeless Bans and Arrests


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More areas in North Carolina, including Columbia town and Raleigh city, seem to be pushing homeless out of their corners, sweeping them in less than prominent locations.

Homeless arrests and bans are becoming commonplace, and there seems to be an increase in cities responding to visible poverty including homelessness by criminalizing it.


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