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Wednesday July 17, 2013












Panhandlers in downtown St. John's. - It's easy to judge from afar, but just who are those people hanging out on the corner, asking you for money? And what do they think of the way they're treated? All panhandlers may be looking for your spare change, ...but they have their own stories. CBC's John Michael Bennett encountered a few panhandlers in downtown St. John's.

Here's what they told him.


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Crosstalk - We're asking whether you give money to panhandlers.  My guest is Gaylynne Lambert of the Downtown Development Commission.


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