David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy

Professor Blasi Comments on Bringing Relief to the Homeless in Los Angeles in Los Angeles Times Article

March 3, 2015 -- Professor Emeritus Gary Blasi commented on bringing relief to the homeless in Los Angeles. His comments appear in a Los Angeles Times article.

"Its fundamental strategy was to try to make life miserable for people, so they'll go someplace else and we'll recapture skid row," said Gary Blasi, an attorney with Public Counsel and an expert on homelessness. "That didn't work because they had nowhere else to go."

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