Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Rules Law Against Panhandlers Is UnconstitutionalThe highest court in Massachusetts struck down a state law making it illegal for people to ask for money for their own support on public roads.
City Pays Panhandler $89,000 To Settle LawsuitA New Hampshire city has paid $89,000 to settle a woman's federal lawsuit challenging an anti-panhandling ordinance.
New Signs In Manchester, NH Say Give To Charity, Not PanhandlersManchester Police Chief Nick Willard said the signs are part of an effort to reduce drug overdoses in the city.
Stop Giving Money To Panhandlers, Lowell SaysThe plan has been devised by a task force that includes city officials and community agencies.
Fitchburg, Leominster Kick Off Campaign To Get Panhandlers Off The StreetsThe cities are asking people to stop giving panhandlers money, and instead, they hope to get people more permanent help.
Lowell Senior Panhandling To Help Pay Way To Medical SchoolA Lowell teenager is hoping to help raise money for medical school in an unexpected way – panhandling.
Toucher & Rich: Adolfo Panhandles Outside Of Fenway ParkWorld Series ticket prices were selling for record prices, so there was a different breed of Red Sox fans in attendance. That is, people with a ton of money. Adolfo took to the streets and panhandled to see how much money he could get.
ACLU Sues Worcester Over New Anti-Panhandling lawsThe city passed the local laws in January to outlaw certain types of panhandling, including soliciting money from motorists while standing in the street.
Worcester Police: Aggressive Panhandling Down Since Ordinance PassedSince Worcester's new panhandling ordinance took effect in January, only four arrests have been made.
New Worcester Panhandling Ordinances Now In EffectOne, called the ‘Pedestrian Safety Ordinance’, makes it illegal to stand in a median or step into traffic and solicit money.
Boston Considers Ordinance To Limit Panhandling It's a slow day for George Washington, extending a cup to passersby, scraping together whatever change he can get.