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Strip club "pole tax" falls short of goal

SPRINGFIELD | A new tax on Illinois strip clubs generated significantly less money than what supporters hoped it would raise in its first year.

April 16, 2014 12:00 am

Michigan City adopts adult business restrictions

MICHIGAN CITY | Driven by a proposal for a gentleman's club just outside its borders, Michigan City has adopted restrictions to discourage adult entertainment businesses from locating within city limits.

November 02, 2013 8:30 pm
Hanover teacher 'fired for immorality'

Hanover teacher 'fired for immorality'

CEDAR LAKE | The Hanover Community School Corp.'s Board of Trustees has fired a chemistry teacher who has been charged with taking students to a Hammond strip club and allowed them to drink at his home.

October 23, 2013 1:45 pm

Pence signs school safety grants, 40 other measures into law

INDIANAPOLIS | School corporations can each seek up to $50,000 in matching state funds to hire local police as school resource officers under a new law signed Tuesday by Republican Gov. Mike Pence.

May 07, 2013 2:00 pm Related

Strip club restrictions passed in LaPorte County

Restrictions governing the operation of strip clubs have been adopted in LaPorte County in response to a so-called gentleman's club that wants to go up near Michigan City.

November 23, 2012 12:00 am

LaPorte County addressing request for strip club

LaPorte County officials, hoping to avoid costly lawsuits, are thinking about lifting the current ban on strip clubs.

November 04, 2012 8:00 pm

Quinn OKs Hutchinson-inspired fund to help sex assault victims

The new year will see patrons of strip clubs in Illinois paying fees that will be used to fund programs that help rape victims, following final approval Saturday of a new law by Gov. Pat Quinn.

August 18, 2012 8:15 pm

House sends strip tax bill to Quinn for final approval

A bill that would tax strip clubs in Illinois to provide financial support to facilities that assist rape victims received final legislative approval Thursday, and now goes to Gov. Pat Quinn for consideration.

May 31, 2012 2:45 pm

State senate approves tax on Illinois strip clubs

SPRINGFIELD | A stripped down version of a new tax on Illinois strip clubs advanced in the General Assembly on Thursday.

May 25, 2012 11:00 am

Revamped 'pole tax' endorsed by Senate committee

SPRINGFIELD | A Senate panel endorsed a revamped tax on strip club operators Wednesday designed to help fund rape crisis centers in Illinois.

May 16, 2012 9:00 pm

Ill. Senate panel approves new tax on strip clubs

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. | A plan to tax Illinois strip clubs has won a tentative OK from a state Senate committee.

March 07, 2012 11:08 am
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