Archive for July 16, 2009

In case you missed it, the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty (NLCHP) and the National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH) jointly released a 194 page report: Homes Not Handcuffs: The Criminalization of Homelessness in U.S. Cities a few days ago.

The report made headlines nationally because it rated U.S. cities based on their "legal" approaches toward homelessness (i.e. – laws and ordinances which "criminalize homelessness").   (more…)