Protests stop London anti-homeless people policy

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This video from England says about itself:

Homeless people to be fined up to £1,000

2 June 2015

The war on the poor continues as Hackney Council’s Public Space Protection Order bans sleeping in public places with people fined £100 which can lead to £1000 in court.

From daily The Morning Star in Britain:

Hackney Council bins anti-homeless order

Tuesday 16th June 2015

HACKNEY Council was forced to withdraw a controversial order yesterday following mass public outcry that it criminalised homeless people.

Tens of thousands signed a petition against the east London council’s Public Space Protection Order that banned rough sleeping, begging and busking with fines of up to £1,000.

Hackney’s deputy mayor councillor Sophie Linden said: “In the light of ongoing public concern, we have decided to withdraw Hackney’s Public Space Protection Order, while we further review how we can best tackle anti-social behaviour for the…

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