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People experiencing homelessness detained exiting Central Class Room restrooms

May 19, 2017

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AHEC hires lobbyists in opposition of homeless “decriminalization” efforts DENVER, Auraria  Campus– On Feb. 28, Auraria Campus Police officers stopped suspected vagrants after exiting the men’s restroom in the Central Classroom Building to run their identification. “It’s not the first time I have cops messing with me. I just want to take a leak,” said […]

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Women wear invisible cloak of homelessness

August 1, 2014

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DENVER — Denver’s Civic Center Park is bustling with well-dressed people weaving between gourmet food trucks jammed into its center.  Some drift toward the Greek pavilion to make selfies in front of the fountain and turn to nod at the woman sitting on a park bench. Yoko Yokota’s day started at 4:30 a.m., a bit […]

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Denver park draws more than foodies

July 11, 2014

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DENVER — Well-dressed people weave between gourmet food trucks jammed into the center of Denver’s Civic Center Park. Some drift over to the fountain near the Greek pavilion and nod toward the woman sitting on a park bench. Yoko Yokota’s day started at 4:30 a.m., a bit earlier than usual. Another woman woke her by […]

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