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Norman young people spend Night in a Box

Twenty-four Norman youths spent a night sleeping in a box to get a taste of what it’s like to be homeless.

BY SARAH LOBBAN Modified: March 4, 2013 at 11:58 pm •  Published: March 5, 2013

NORMAN — As temperatures dipped below freezing, 24 young people huddled in cardboard boxes near Antioch Church, with nothing but a blanket or sleeping bag to keep themselves warm.

Lacking pillows, they...

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