Federal Judge Clears the Way for Santa Ana Riverbed Evictions to Continue
U.S. District Court Judge David O. Carter sat at a fold-up table this morning during a court hearing held in the parking lot of the Honda Center. Just across the way, the fate of the last remnants of a homeless encampment alongside the Santa Ana Riverbed awaited his decision. Lawsuits filed on behalf of several homeless people with disabilities froze county efforts to clear the area last month. “The stay is now officially lifted,” Carter announced, hovered over by reporters.
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