Category Archives: Missouri

Using Taxation As A Weapon Against Strip Clubs

County commissioners in Lawrence County, Missouri, are planning a ballot initiative to discourage strip clubs from opening in the area. Their planned weapon: excessive taxation. Currently, there are no gentlemen’s clubs in Lawrence County. The freedom stealing politicians aim to … Continue reading

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Missouri Strip Club Law Unconstitutional

On 12/19/2006 the Missouri Supreme Court upheld a lower court’s decision striking down a state law that barred nude dancing and touching between dancers and customers. The law banned full nudity, imposed a requirment that dancers stay at least 10 … Continue reading

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Strip Club Restriction Appeal Before Missouri Supreme Court

In Sept. of 2006 the Missouri Supreme Court will hear the state’s appeal of a 2005 lower court ruling striking down a 2005 restriction on strip clubs. The law prohibited full nudity, required dancers to stay at least 10 feet … Continue reading

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