The Associated Press: Washington court reverses ban on homeless camp. One of the great myths of homelessness is that homeless people will travel to the place with the best services, cause, it is believed, that homeless people are only looking for free handouts. Well, from a recently posted article, the State of Oregon has the highest per capita homeless population, yet it is right next door, in the state of Washington, that homeless camps are actually allowed by law. If the myth was indeed fact, logic would find that Washington would have a higher homeless population.
The Associated Press: Washington court reverses ban on homeless camp