Supporters of the legislation hope that the bill will stop the so-called "criminalization" of homelessness around the state.
A new report says that 90 percent of Colorado's homeless population have been harassed by police for a "crime of homelessness."
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The legislation is aimed at what advocates see as the criminalization of homelessness in a handful of Colorado cities.
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City councilors are planning a special meeting Friday afternoon to discuss the future of the ordinance.