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Full Version: Homeless man commits bsnk robbery so he can live in jail
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RENO, Nev. –  Public defenders are pleading for leniency for a 78-year-old, lifelong criminal who admitted robbing a Reno bank with a steak knife so he could return to prison instead of spending his last years homeless, cold and sick.

http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/08/01/law...obber.html

Putting the homeless in jail is much more expensive than providing them decent housing.