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More Cities Are Making It Illegal To Hand Out Food To The Homeless

Post date: 
November 20th, 2014
Article Type: 
External News Article
Article Topic: 
Homelessness
Article Source: 
NPR

If you don't have a place to live, getting enough to eat clearly may be a struggle. And since homelessness in the U.S. isn't going away and is even rising in some cities, more charitable groups and individuals have been stepping up the past few years to share food with these vulnerable folks in their communities. But just as more people reach out to help, cities are biting back at those hands feeding the homeless.

Link to article: 
http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2014/10/22/357846415/more-cities-are-making-it-illegal-to-hand-out-food-to-the-homeless

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