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Abbotsford homeless file a human rights complaint against city authorities

DJ Larkin of Pivot Legal Society is helping Jubilee Park homeless file a complaint. (Olsy Sorokina/BCIT News)

DJ Larkin of Pivot Legal Society is helping Jubilee Park homeless file a complaint. (Olsy Sorokina/BCIT News)

ABBOTSFORD – Residents of the homeless camp in Abbotsford are fighting back the city’s move-out notice with a human rights complaint.

On Monday, city authorities posted a notice for the residents to remove all their tents and belongings from Jubilee Park, citing safety concerns associated with extreme weather conditions as the main reason.

The camp in Jubilee was set up after another site along Gladys Road was smeared with chicken manure to drive out the homeless in early June.

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