Panhandling Laws Are Unconstitutional

Panhandling Laws Are Unconstitutional

Top of Mind with Julie Rose

Popular Colleges, Homesteading, Letterjoy

Episode: Popular Colleges, Homesteading, Letterjoy

  • Mar 8, 2018
  • 16:52 mins

Guest: Joseph Mead, JD, Assistant Professor of Law and Urban Studies, Cleveland State University Does freedom of speech in America extend to the homeless guy sitting in the median of the freeway exit with a sign that says, “Cold and Hungry, Please Help”?  Cities across the country have laws limiting when and where people can beg for money in public. But those laws are having trouble surviving court challenges lately.