The City of Sacramento has filed a lawsuit to ban seven men labeled as “public nuisance” from a business corridor.
The story was first reported by the Sacramento Bee which showed the suit was filed August 9. The seven individuals include: – Sean Conner, Michael Dibiasio, Dimitriy Gologyuk, Troy Green, Kelvin C. Peterson, Joseph Soto and Kenneth Whitlock. Some of the men are homeless.
The lawsuit states the plaintiffs believe the defendants are drug users, trespassers, thieves, possessors of illegal weapons and ammunition’s, and violent criminals conducting their affairs within the City of Sacramento, County of Sacramento and State of California. The lawsuit also highlights excessive police resources.
In the 71-page lawsuit (provided by Sacramento Bee), it highlights criminal acts along with statements from business owners and residents of the area.
Would you support or reject the idea of banning people from business districts under “public nuisance”?