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Homeless Feeding

(File photo: a group of people being given free meals at a parkland location in Philadelphia.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Judge Orders Philadelphia Not To Enforce Ban On Free Street Feedings

The judge ordered the city not to enforce its ban, finding that the city’s rationale was not supported.

07/12/2012

(Mayor Nutter checks the weather as he emerges from the US Courthouse in center city Philadelphia, where he testified about the city's feeding ban.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Mayor Nutter Appears In Federal Court, Defending Homeless Feeding Ban

The ban is being challenged on constitutional grounds by religious groups who feed the homeless in center city Philadelphia parks.

07/10/2012