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Homeless men sue Seminole for criminalizing panhandling

Posted on AllSides June 10th, 2024
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Carl Faustin is a homeless and disabled man who’s made his living for years by holding signs at busy intersections in Seminole County asking for money, food or help from passers-by. But in court documents Faustin claims sheriff’s deputies recently threatened him with arrest if he doesn’t leave the area because of a nearly decade-old county ordinance that bans aggressive panhandling along streets, sidewalks and other public areas. Now, Faustin and Rodney Wilson — another homeless man who often panhandles in Seminole — have filed a federal lawsuit against the...

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