Category Archives: Ohio

Ohio Strip Clubs Fighting In Court

After failing to garner enough signatures to petition a statewide vote on new strip club restrictions, Ohio adult entertainment business owners have now taken their battle court. The new law that was passed earlier this year and went into effect … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Ohio Strip Clubs Fighting In Court

New Ohio Strip Club Restrictions Take Effect

The drive to gather enough signatures to force a statewide vote to repeal new strip club restrictions in Ohio has failed, falling 60,000 signatures short despite a reported $1.5 million in expenditures by the coalition behind the effort. The new … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on New Ohio Strip Club Restrictions Take Effect

Ohio Coalition Fails To Force Statewide Vote

Despite spending $1.5 million dollars in an effort to collect enough signatures to force a statewide vote to repeal punitive new strip club restrictions, an Ohio coalition of adult entertainment businesses has failed. Secretary of State Jennifer Brunner said that … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Ohio Coalition Fails To Force Statewide Vote

Ohio Strip Club Defenders Submit More Signatures

An additional 230,000 petition signatures were submitted by a coalition just before the final deadline to put an initiative on the November ballot to repeal the state’s new restrictions on strip clubs. In September, 382,500 signatures were submitted, but two-thirds … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Ohio Strip Club Defenders Submit More Signatures

Two-Thirds Of Ohio Strip Club Petition Signatures Invalid

A coalition of strip club activists fighting to repeal a new Ohio law that prohibits clubs from offering nude entertainment from midnight to 6 AM and increases penalties for illegal touching was dealt a severe blow when two-thirds of their … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Two-Thirds Of Ohio Strip Club Petition Signatures Invalid

New Gentlemen’s Club Coming To Austintown, Ohio

Work is underway on a new gentlemen’s cabaret in Austintown, OH. Go Go Girls Cabaret is expected to open in about two months. According to news reports, the club will feature “live, exotic striptease dancing”. The club will be located … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on New Gentlemen’s Club Coming To Austintown, Ohio

Ohio Strip Clubs Get A Reprieve

A coalition of Ohio strip club owners and dancers has temporarily halted the implementation of new rules prohibiting touching and forcing sexually oriented businesses to close at midnight. The new regulations were slated to go into effect today. If the … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Ohio Strip Clubs Get A Reprieve

Ohio Club Owners And Dancers Fighting New Restrictions

Ohio gentlemen’s club owners and dancers are planning to present the Secretary of State with petitions containing roughly 400,000 signatures to force a statewide vote on oppressive restrictions passed earlier this year. In April of 2007, a law was enacted … Continue reading

Posted in Ohio | Comments Off on Ohio Club Owners And Dancers Fighting New Restrictions