Switzerland condemned by rights court over fine for beggar
Switzerland

Switzerland condemned by rights court over fine for beggar

The European Court of Human Rights on Tuesday faulted Switzerland for imposing a heavy fine on a Romanian woman for begging and then detaining her when she couldn't pay.

Swedish town becomes first in country to introduce licence fees for beggars
Sweden

Swedish town becomes first in country to introduce licence fees for beggars

Man jailed for luring homeless Romanians to Sweden to beg
Sweden

Man jailed for luring homeless Romanians to Sweden to beg

Another Swedish town moves to ban begging after landmark court ruling
Sweden

Another Swedish town moves to ban begging after landmark court ruling

Sweden fails to cut number of ‘vulnerable EU migrants’
Sweden

Sweden fails to cut number of ‘vulnerable EU migrants’

Second Swedish town moves to ban begging
Sweden

Second Swedish town moves to ban begging

Police start enforcing Sweden’s first begging ban
Sweden

Police start enforcing Sweden’s first begging ban

Six locked up for forcing Bulgarians to beg in Sweden
Sweden

Six locked up for forcing Bulgarians to beg in Sweden

Sweden’s first begging ban comes into force
Sweden

Sweden’s first begging ban comes into force

Glance around Switzerland: Begging fines, cable car rescue and ID cards for illegal immigrants
Switzerland

Glance around Switzerland: Begging fines, cable car rescue and ID cards for illegal immigrants

Spain busts ring that made Romanians beg as human statues
Spain

Spain busts ring that made Romanians beg as human statues

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