LAS VEGAS: Law Criminalizing Homelessness Goes into Effect

Photo: Advocates inspect the conditions of the tunnel-dwelling homeless population beneath Las Vegas. By Sherman Cox Today, a new law goes into effect in Las Vegas, Nevada that prohibits camping or lodging in most public areas. Bill 2019-36 was passed by Las Vegas City Council in November of last year, and will allow prosecution of people living in the streets, in tents, or other structures, … Continue reading LAS VEGAS: Law Criminalizing Homelessness Goes into Effect