08/28/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Boulder's Homeless Camping Ban: ACLU To Appeal Conviction Of David Madison

The ACLU is challenging a Boulder ordinance that penalizes homeless people for sleeping outside under the cover of blankets -- even when the city's homeless shelter is full.

That's what happened to David Madison. He was ticketed last November under the city's controversial camping ban for sleeping outside in a sleeping bag on a night where the temperature dropped to eleven degrees.

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