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Homeless protesters demanding veto

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – About two dozen civil rights protesters demonstrated outside Mayor Eric Garcetti’s residence today, demanding that he veto revisions to the city’s municipal code that make it easier to seize and destroy homeless people’s belongings. The Los Angeles Community Action Network, the Downtown Women’s Action Coalition and other civil rights activists held…

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Homeless Encampments

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – A set of rules allowing the city to more quickly dismantle homeless encampments won final approval today from the Los Angeles City Council over the objections of a vocal group of protesters. About a dozen protesters disrupted the council meeting, calling the rules “criminal” and jangling keys as they shouted “House…

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