Judge Will Decide If Cincinnati Can Move Homeless

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http://www.enquirer.com/editions/2003/07/22/loc_wwwloc2homels22.html A federal judge in Cincinnati is considering whether the city has the right to remove homeless people living under bridges, the Cincinnati Enquirer says. The American Civil Liberties Union says the city's 2002 anti-panhandling ordinance violates a permanent federal injunction issued five years ago. "The city has identified homeless people and people who ask others for money as criminals," said an ACLU spokesman. U.S. District Judge Susan Dlott yesterday granted a temporary restraining . . .

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