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Saturday September 17, 2011, 5:28 pm Image slideshow of the Urban Garden @ http://www.memphisflyer.com/memphis/adam...id=3054030 Another article with more info @ http://www.memphisflyer.com/memphis/seeds-of-discontent/Content?oid=3052172 "Adam Guerrero and three kids from his neighborhood, Jovantae, Jarvis, and Shaquielle, hardly seem like lawbreakers as they turn over soil at Guerrero's Nutbush home. But the city's code enforcement department has deemed their urban garden a nuisance, and a judge has ordered them to remove the small ecosystem they've been working on for the last two years. According to the court summons, Guerrero, a math teacher at Raleigh-Egypt High School, was cited for violating city ordinances 48-38 and 48-87: He failed to "remove personal property" that is "unsightly" or a "nuisance," and he failed to maintain "a clean and sanitary condition free from...

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