Ketching-up

It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s … a stripper? Granted, not exactly high heroics here, but some “strippers” at the Deja Vu club in Nashville were suspicious of $100 bills and called the police after a patron spent $600 of them. The man, who “authorities say used his computer to make fake $100 bills [...]

Sticks & Stones

In Indiana, “a judge has fined the owners of a southern Indiana adult bookstore and lounge $30,000 for violating a county ordinance limiting the operation of a sexually oriented business,” reports TheIndyChannel here. You can read the judge’s order here. Farther to the west, “a judge ordered the owner of a nude dance club to [...]

Tail wagging the dog

“Sioux City avoids sanctions in adult business lawsuit,” reported here by CBS 2 News in Iowa. The judge’s ruling (which you can download here) deals with the city destroying records from closed meetings while defending itself in a lawsuit filed by Doctor John’s Lingerie Boutique. In litigation, I frequently encounter local governments which do not [...]