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Evansville Smoking Ban Appeals Effort Goes Down in Flames
It does not appear there is much hope for Evansville bar owners attempting to overturn the city wide smoking ban. Earlier last week, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled that the smoking ban is to remain in effect despite arguments by local watering holes and organizations claiming the ban is unconsti…
Will Indiana Be the Next State to Tax Strip Club Patrons?
Patrons of Indiana strip clubs may soon be forced to pay a $5 adult entertainment tax, as an organization aiding victims of sexual assault is now pressing state lawmakers to pass a bill that will serve to supplement their state funding.
According to Erik Scheub of the Indiana Coalition Against Sexual…
It’s Kentucky Derby Time: Betting the Future Pool
February may seem a little early to consider diving head first into the realm of high-stakes Thoroughbred racing, but with the first round of the Kentucky Derby future pool off and running, now is the perfect time to begin sharpening those handicapping skills in preparation for this world-class raci…
Kentucky Reconsidering Election Day Booze Ban
Kentuckians may soon be allowed to get stinking-drunk before hitting the polls, as state lawmakers are entertaining the idea of abolishing the Prohibition-era booze ban that currently prevents everyone from the social drinker to the raging alcoholic from purchising a stiff drink on Election Day...
US Postal Service Plans to Eliminate Saturday Mail
According to reports, the U.S. Postal Service plans to eliminate Saturday mail delivery in a brash attempt to trim nearly $2 billion of spending from the agency’s increasingly unstable budget.
Sources say that the agency is scheduled to make a formal announcement sometime on Wednesday and is ex…

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