Are Missouri’s Nudie Bars Going the Way of the Dodo?

Missouri strip clubs are in danger! According to the Riverfront Times a bill that would basically make it pointless to go to or run a strip club in Missouri has passed the state senate, and passed big time! …I hate you state senate. The legislation, sponsored by Senator Matt Bartle (R-Kansas City), includes additional restrictions that would have a devastating impact on sexually oriented businesses, such as: Banning alcohol from strip clubs Requiring they close by midnight Restricting “semi-nude” employees from being within six feet of patrons Prohibiting sexually oriented businesses from operating within 1,000 feet of a pre-existing school, house of worship, state-licensed day care, public library, public park, residence, or other sexually oriented business. [Read More]