Berta Dave
Berta Dave voted up Tom Jackson's answer

There is slightly more to it than that:

In 2013, the city council of Houston, Texas, passed a law making it illegal to feed the homeless within the city without the permission of property owners.....

Some of the logic advanced seems reasonable, some seems not.

I don't know what the intent of the law is; so I am … Read more

Berta Dave
Berta Dave voted up PJ Stein's answer

Some cities in south Florida tried passing similar laws. It started when a church group started setting up on the street next to the church on Sunday after services and the people in the surrounding neighborhood complained. So the city made it illegal, and gave the law a ridiculous fine. I think it was $1000 … Read more