Scores doesn’t score a federal injunction

Yesterday Judge Richard J. Sullivan of the Southern District of New York (USDC) issued an order dismissing a complaint brought by Scores East.   So what is Scores complaining about? It says the New York State Liquor Authority (“SLA”) is trying to yank its liquor license in a way that violates the First Amendment. Specifically, the complaint alleges the [...]

Life’s a beach sometimes

Two federal, appellate opinions concerning adult entertainment were issued this week. From the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals, there is Forty One News, Inc. v. County of Lake. Long story short: 41 News, an adult book and video store, sued the county under 42 U.S.C. Sec. 1983, challenging the county’s adult use ordinance on federal [...]