Strip Club Lawsuit Likely After Sex Trafficking Law Signed


Several adult entertainment clubs could soon sue the state over a new sex trafficking law. Gov. Deal signed the legislation yesterday. It could lead to strip clubs having to pay $5,000 a year or one percent of their annual profits a fund to help victims of sex trafficking. But that part of the legislation still […]

For this lawyer, naughty is nice

Alan Begner

By Bill Torpy – The Atlanta Journal-Constitution A little known fact, learned while speaking with lawyer Alan Begner: The 1960s musical “Hair” helped make Atlanta one of the country’s rare bastions of nude dancing. This is the naked truth. Begner, who is distinguished by his own hair — a full, fluffy white beard and accompanying […]

Atlanta Eagle trial: Charges dismissed, defendants not guilty

Posted By Thomas Wheatley Creative Loafing Atlanta. @thomaswheatley on Fri, Mar 12, 2010 at 12:07 AM. All but one of the eight employees and dancers arrested at the Atlanta Eagle during a controversial September police raid have been cleared of all charges or been found not guilty by an Atlanta municipal judge. Municipal Judge Crystal […]

The naked truth

By Tom Crawford| Tom Crawford`s Georgia report. Published: JUNE 20, 2009 I don’t usually sit through oral arguments before the Georgia Supreme Court, but I may just do that on Monday when the justices consider an appeal of Willis v. City Of Atlanta. This case involves five young women who were topless dancers at the […]