- Jun 8, 2009
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In May, the council members voted unanimously to approve the fur ban. Knowing they would be creating a precedent that other cities may follow...
Wearing fur as clothing is about vanity here in Southern California, he said. You dont need to wear a fur coat to stay warm. You buy it for vanity. Thats why its necessary to make it a ban on apparel items.
The number of stores in West Hollywood affected by the ban is unclear. Initially, DAmico said there are only five or six shops in the city limits that sell fur apparel. Later, he reported back saying he had just gotten statistics saying that 46 percent of clothing stores in the city would be affected by the ban.
The ban does not apply to furniture items that have fur. When asked about that distinction, DAmico said it is because of the presence of the Pacific Design Center, home to many renowned furniture designers.
Council Poised to Ban Sale of Fur Clothing - West Hollywood, CA Patch
Unbelievable. Totalitarian governments out of control.