Jim Hanzo
January 31, 2018 - 8:20 pm
Five Bourbon Street strip clubs will not have to go before the state Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control after reaching an agreement Wednesday evening. Scores, Temptations, Stilettos, Rick's Sporting Saloon and Rick's Cabaret came to an agreement after being raided recently. Authorities said the...
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January 03, 2018 - 11:08 am
(AP) -- With one of the longest and chilliest cold snaps in years taking hold across south Louisiana, everyone seems to be bundling up. Even nudists. "We may be nudists, but we ain't stupid," said Travis David, who does maintenance work at the Indian Hills Nudist Park in Slidell - Louisiana's only...
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Chris Miller
May 09, 2017 - 1:27 pm
Older teenagers will still be allowed to work as strippers in Louisiana, after the "stripper age requirement bill" was amended before passing out of a state senate committee today. The changes keep the minimum age to work as an exotic dancer at 18, instead of raising it to 21. The bill does put new...
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April 06, 2017 - 9:12 pm
Louisiana lawmakers soon will again be asked to approve what amounts to a minimum age of 21 for strippers. A law passed last year was blocked in March by U.S. District Judge Carl Barbier. Barbier said the law was unconstitutionally vague. And, he noted inconsistencies in state law defining a naked...
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May 25, 2016 - 7:23 am
Raising the minimum age for strippers in Louisiana from 18 to 21 has been promoted by the state legislature as a battle in the war on the sex trafficking of underage girls. But will increasing the age to 21 successfully curtail sex trafficking? History has taught us that we, as a society, cannot...
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