'Sit-Lie' & Other Laws

René Ammann
16. December 2019
The Camden Bench, one of many pieces of urban furniture designed to discourage the homeless from sleeping on them. (Photo: Factory Furniture)

Estimated number of codes and ordinances the US state of California has that disproportionately affect homeless people, such as making it a criminal offense to sit, lie or sleep on a public sidewalk anywhere in a city: 1,000

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