Bloom et al. vs. City of San Diego et al

A Class Action Law Suit on Behalf of Homeless Individuals

Bloom et al. vs. City of San Diego et al

This class action challenges two ordinances that criminalize homelessness because people, many with disabilities, live in RVs or other vehicles.

Complaint was filed on November 15, 2017. Complaint contains constitutional claims under 42 U.S.C. §1983 and ADA claims challenging enforcement of the two ordinances described above.

Case Name: Bloom et al. vs. City of San Diego et al.

Court and Case Number: U.S. District Court, Southern District of California, Case No. 3:17-CV-02324-AJB-NLS

Judge: Honorable Anothony J. Battaglia

Co-Counsel: Geoff D. Biegler, FISH & RICHARDSON; Maria Foscarinis, National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty; Scott Dreher, Dreher Law Firm; Manfred P. Muecke, Bonnett Fairbourn Friednman & Balint PC.

Significant Court Documents

Complaint (pdf)
Order Granting Preliminary Injunction (pdf)

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