University of Michigan Law School
Civil Rights Litigation Clearinghouse
Title "Law Project: Civil Rights"
Author Chicago Coalition for the Homeless
External Link https://www.chicagohomeless.org/civil-rights/
Abstract The Law Project has increased its focus on defining and protecting the civil rights of people who live on the street. This work centers on litigation and advocacy for housing as an alternative to criminalization. The Law Project is active in “Housing Not Handcuffs,” a national campaign that aims to assist people in securing permanent housing while highlighting the expense, ineffectiveness, and harm caused by overpolicing.
Source Chicago Coalition for the Homeless


This Resource Relates To
case Chicago "Street Sweeps" Out-of-Court Settlement (PN-IL-0018)

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