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After Oakland fire, a crackdown on warehouse spaces

Clip: Season 2016 | 6m 39s

In the wake of Oakland’s fatal Ghost Ship warehouse fire, cities across the country are cracking down on safety at similar “live-work?” ?spaces; Baltimore artist Que Pequeño was abruptly evicted this week from a building known as Bell Foundry. While the regulations are intended to protect residents, these spaces are often the only places low-income residents can afford. Hari Sreenivasan reports.

Aired: 12/09/16

Rating: NR

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