Sign o' the crimes: Holding up traffic handing change to panhandler illegal

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"I agree that people can be risky out here, that the combination of people and cars can be a risk," said Julie Smith, who has panhandled for more than a decade. "People that want to give are going to give. Their heart is affected to give and I don't think that's going to override a sign."