ThinkProgress on the Mercer Island First Amendment Case

ThinkProgess says the Mercer Island ordinance that Judge Martinez struck down “fits into a pattern of local legislation that imposes potentially life-altering burdens on homeless people in order to ward off minor inconveniences or uncomfortable moments for people who are more fortunate.”

Mercer Island Solicitation Ordinance Found Unconstitutional

Judge Martinez ruled in favor of my client yesterday, and today issued a written opinion granting a preliminary injunction against Mercer Island’s solicitation ordinance. You can read the opinion here: Mercer Island Order Dkt 19. As of now, the Mission can continue its work in Mercer Island. You can read a news story about the […]