Media Coverage

Eric Meltzer, “Worried about about local control Boulder to oppose homeless right to rest act,” Boulder Camera

Ethan Brown, “Right to Rest bill seeks to decriminalize everyday homeless necessities,Opposing Views

Arijeta Lajka, “Homeless people in Colorado could soon have their own bill of rights,” Vice News

Morgan Mackey, “CU Weighs in on Homeless Bill of Rights,” UCD Advocate

Bruce Covert, “Much of homeless people’s daily lives are criminalized. This bill aims to change that,” Think Progress

Darren O”Connor, “City council should do better,Boulder Camera

Dave Bradley, “Colorado Legislator Attempts Homeless Bill of Rights,” Mix 104.3

Sarah Jane Kyle, “Bill of rights for homeless introduced in Colorado,” Coloradoan

Vic Vela, “Debate Starts on homeless bill of rights at Colorado Capitol,” Colorado Public Radio

Tessa Clark and Kyle Harris, “Lawmakers consider giving the homeless the right to rest,Colorado Independent 

Joey Bunch, “Colorado right to rest homeless bill gets testimony in House committee,” Denver Post

Tyler Lopez, “Colorado weighs Homeless Bill of Rights Proposal,Channel 7 news

Valerie Richardson, “Right to Rest Colorado bill seeks to ban discrimination against homeless,” The Washington Times

Kate Rigot, “Proposed Right to Rest aims to protect Colorado Homeless,” Met Media

Ivan Moreno, “Colorado weighs Homeless Bill of Rights Proposal,” CBS Denver

John Carlson, “The Right to Rest,” Boulder Camera

Colorado weighs Homeless Persons Bill of Rights,” Channel 9 News

Kareem Maddox, “Colorado Proposed Right to Rest Law Slated for Debate at Capitol,” Colorado Public Radio

“Criminalizing Homelessness in Denver,” KGNU

Kieran Nicholson, “Criminalizing Homeless Chronicled in Colorado,” Denver Post

“CU Denver Study Calls Homeless Laws Harsh and Ineffective,” CBSDenver

Kristin Pazulski, “Colorado Bill Pushes Homeless Right to Rest,” Westword

Micheal Roberts, “Criminalizing Homelessness Report: 70% busted, cited, or arrested for sleeping,” Westword

Nancy Peters, “Homeless Deserve Right to Rest Bill,” Denver Post

Ed Sealover, “Bill to invalidate Denver homeless camping ban introduced in legislation,” Denver Business Journal

Renee Lewis, “California eyes Right to Rest Act to stem criminalzation of homeless,” Alazeera America

Renee Lewis, “Indianapolis passes law to protect homeless as movement gains steam,” Alazeera America

Tessa Cheek, “Transparency for the cost of public defense and a bill of rights for the homeless,” The Colorado Independent

“Homelessness in the Winter,” Colorado Channel 8 News Grand Junction

Angel Russel, “Proposed Homeless Bill of Rights,” Colorado Channel 8 News Grand Junction

Renee Lewis, “Homeless Bill of Rights aims to protect life-sustaining activities,” Aljazeera America

Renee Lewis, “US Homeless Pin Hopes on Bill of Rights to End Criminalization in 2015,” Aljazeera America

Alice Speri, “A Growing Movement Is Fighting the Criminalization of Homelessness,” Vice News

Eleanor Goldberg, “‘Homeless Bill Of Rights’ Wants People On Streets To Be Able To Freely Stand, Sit In Public,” Huffington Post

Social justice coalition works to enact Homeless Bill of Rights in three states,” Examiner

Beth Jett, “Coalition working on Homeless Bill of Rights to stop criminality of homelessness,” WHNT News 19

Carey L. Biron, “US Delegation Contrite At UN Review On Torture,” MintPress News

(Denver Homeless Out Loud submitted a Shadow Report to the UN Committee Against Torture about the criminalization of homelessness.)

 

 

 

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