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Prosecutors drop some vandalism charges against graffiti artist

By Maria Cramer
Globe Staff / June 3, 2009

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Suffolk County prosecutors threw out 14 vandalism charges against Shepard Fairey, the 39-year-old graffiti artist celebrated for his "Hope" poster of President Obama but reviled by neighborhood groups who have accused him of illegally posting his images around the city. (Full article: 455 words)

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