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Police Raid Camp for Unhoused Residents of Denver, Displacing 200

HeadlineJul 30, 2020
Image Credit: Denver Homeless Out Loud

Around 200 people have been displaced in Denver, Colorado, after local and state police closed down a large encampment where people without homes have been living. No advance notice was given before the Wednesday morning sweep of Lincoln Park. Around 150 tents were removed. One member of the Denver School Board, Tay Anderson, was hospitalized with a concussion after being knocked over by police while protesting the raid.

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