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Baltimore City to Homeless: Eat Snow! New Shelter Policy Freezes Them Out 2

Baltimore City to Homeless: Eat Snow! New Shelter Policy Freezes Them Out

Baltimore City is putting the freeze on the homeless with a new policy that will keep emergency shelters closed this winter until temperatures hit a bone chilling zero degrees. Life-threatening hypothermia can set in at temperatures as high as 50 degrees depending on environmental factors. Homeless advocates and charitable organizations are blasting the move. The city’s previous temperature trigger was 13 degrees. ...