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Eric Hoffstead

A sign of a man panhandling for money is displayed on the streets of Manhattan (File Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Appellate Court Upholds Homeless Man’s Right to Beg

In 2006, Eric Hoffstead was arrested for panhandling after asking a New Rochelle cop for a dollar.