$50 for Sitting? NYC Enforces Quality of Life Laws

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http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/nation/la-na-tickets30may30,1,432589.story?coll=la%2Dhome%2Dleftrail Is New York City's new attack on "quality of life" offenses going too far? The Los Angeles Times lists a few questionable cases: a pregnant woman got a $50 fine for sitting on steps in a subway station stairwell. A man sitting on a milk crate outside the Bronx hair salon where he works and was fined $105 for "unauthorized use . . .

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