Free Speech at stake...at a strip club?
The New York Court of Appeals has ruled that lap dancing is not an art form and is subject to sales tex, despite assertions by Night Moves owner Stephen Dick Jr. and his attorney that lap dancing is covered by the state’s exemption from sales tax for “dramatic or musical arts performances.”
Stephen joined Chuck and Kelly live this morning on the show to discuss the issue at stake:
It turns out the story has recieved some national spotlight as well. Comedy Central's The Colbert Report came to town to do their own story on the club.