Fort Collins has agreed not to ticket people who peacefully panhandle under a settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union Monday in a federal lawsuit challenging the city’s crackdown on panhandling.
A bill proposed at the state Capitol would create a homeless bill of rights in Colorado.
An emergency meeting is scheduled for Friday afternoon in Fort Collins to discuss pulling back on the city’s ban on panhandling. This latest move comes after the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit.
The City of Fort Collins is facing a lawsuit over panhandling. The American Civil Liberties Union claims the city’s new ordinance, which limits where people can ask for money, is illegal.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Colorado on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit challenging efforts to crackdown on panhandling in Fort Collins.
The plan to create new panhandling rules in Boulder moves forward.
The Boulder City Council is considering a new rule that would ban people from verbally panhandling.
The ACLU says Grand Junction’s city council has taken a step in the right direction with changes to its anti-begging law, but could go further.
City councilors have unanimously approved changes to their panhandling ordinance after a legal challenge.
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a lawsuit challenging an anti-panhandling ordinance passed by the Grand Junction City Council.