Micah West

Gov. Kay Ivey signs bill that further criminalizes loitering

BY: - June 5, 2023

Gov. Kay Ivey has signed a bill into law that would subject people to jail time if they get arrested for loitering multiple times. HB 24, sponsored by Rep. Reed Ingram, R-Pike Road, was signed by Ivey on May 24. The bill, which began as an anti-panhandling measure, makes a first arrest for loitering a […]