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The Law and Homelessness: Purpose of Guide

What are the legal issues surrounding homelessness?

Purpose

Homelessness is a huge, daunting issue for the State of Hawaii. This Research Guide is intended to discuss legal issues surrounding homelessness. It is not exhaustive and, in many ways, will be a work in progress as Hawaii struggles with this problem.

As a social issue homelessness touches many areas of the law: criminal, housing, domestic violence, constitutional rights, human rights, family law, health law, property law, etc. 

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Brian Huffman
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University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa
William S. Richardson School of Law
2525 Dole Street
Honolulu Hawaii 96822-2350
United States
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