- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minneapolis City Council committee is set to consider a repeal of a ban on wearing hats in Minneapolis theaters.

The Star Tribune (https://strib.mn/1U5MGVK ) reports the committee will mull the recommendation from council member Andrew Johnson at a meeting Wednesday. A report prepared for the meeting says the hat ban has gone unenforced “in modern times.”

The ordinance bars theater patrons from “wearing any headgear or conducting” themselves in a manner “which interferes unreasonably with the view or enjoyment of another person.”

The newspaper says the full City Council will likely vote on the repeal at its first August meeting.


Information from: Star Tribune, https://www.startribune.com

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