A small victory for Manchester’s homeless

Manchester council took some of the homeless people to court over the homeless camps they were residing in. The councils aim was to have them sent to jail. Their crime was having nowhere to live and wanting to create an environment as safe as possible to sleep in, within their limited circumstances. However the judge chastised Manchester council for their lack of evidence and information on the defendants and ordered them to pay the full legal costs of the defendants. CLICK TO READ FULL ARTICLE

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