Brickbat: Axing for Permission

Fight Censorship, Share This Post!

Utah’s alcohol commission has denied beer licenses to a karaoke venue and a business that features axe-throwing based on a law that hasn’t taken effect yet. The two businesses applied for licenses available to establishments that offer permitted “recreational amenities.” The law currently defines a recreational amenity as a billiard parlor, bowling alley, golf course, miniature golf, golf driving range, tennis club, sports arena, concert venue or “substantially similar” activity. The Legislature earlier this year removed the “substantially similar” language, but the change doesn’t take effect until May 14. “Though the law is not effective, the Legislature clearly has told us how they feel,” said Commissioner Thomas Jacobson.

This post has been republished with implied permission from a publicly-available RSS feed found on Reason. The views expressed by the original author(s) do not necessarily reflect the opinions or views of The Libertarian Hub, its owners or administrators. Any images included in the original article belong to and are the sole responsibility of the original author/website. The Libertarian Hub makes no claims of ownership of any imported photos/images and shall not be held liable for any unintended copyright infringement. Submit a DCMA takedown request.

Fight Censorship, Share This Post!

Read the original article.

Leave a Comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.