The newly signed law restricts the use of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families cash benefits at such businesses, as well as for items marketed solely for adults.
Missouri welfare recipients would be barred from spending their cash benefits at casinos, liquor stores or strip clubs under legislation sent to Gov. Jay Nixon.
Senators debated the measure Tuesday but did not reach a vote. Lawmakers have until 6 p.m. Friday to approve legislation before their mandatory adjournment.
Besides cognac, whiskey and vodka, the thief also grabbed cigarettes and lottery tickets.
. The fact that mayors sit in judgment of alleged infractions by liquor license holders is a problem, says the Better Government Association.
The Kansas Chamber of Commerce wants to allow the state’s groceries and convenience stores to sell wine, liquor and full-strength beer.
Female suspect punched clerk in the face, injuries not life-threatening.
“As long as these clubs are open all night it’s an invitation for more crime”
Occurred after bar’s scheduled closing time.
Mayor Alvin Parks puts restriction in place until further notice.