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FILE - This Oct. 4, 1984 file photo shows porn shops and peep shows in New York's Times Square. New York City's two-decade legal war on storefront pornography businesses has reached a new tipping point. While many of the provocative attractions were swept out years ago - especially ones in the now neon-lit, retail-filled Times Square – the state's highest court recently issued a ruling that would force the surviving ones to clear out. (AP Photo/Mario Cabrera, File)

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FILE - This March 6, 1998, file photo shows a detail from a neon sign above a strip club in New York's Times Square photographed after a judge concluded the city had the legal right to force most of the city's X-rated shops to relocate. New York City's two-decade legal war on storefront pornography businesses has reached a new tipping point. While many of the provocative attractions were swept out years ago - especially ones in the now neon-lit, retail-filled Times Square - the state's highest court recently issued a ruling that would force the surviving ones to clear out. (AP Photo/Michael Schmelling, File)

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In this May 9, 2017 photo pedestrians walk by the adult store Show World Center, off 42nd Street in New York's Times Square, near the Port Authority bus terminal. New York City's two-decade legal war on storefront pornography businesses has reached a new tipping point. While many of the provocative attractions were swept out years ago - especially ones in the now neon-lit, retail-filled Times Square – the state's highest court recently issued a ruling that would force the surviving ones to clear out. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

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In this May 9, 2017 photo neon-lighted signs glow in the doorway of the adult store Show World Center, off 42nd Street in New York's Times Square, near the Port Authority bus terminal. New York City's two-decade legal war on storefront pornography businesses has reached a new tipping point. While many of the provocative attractions were swept out years ago - especially ones in the now neon-lit, retail-filled Times Square – the state's highest court recently issued a ruling that would force the surviving ones to clear out. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

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FILE - In this March 6, 1998, file photo a pedestrian walks past Peepland on Broadway in New York's Times Square, after a judge concluded the city had the legal right to force most of the city's X-rated shops to relocate. New York City's two-decade legal war on storefront pornography businesses has reached a new tipping point. While many of the provocative attractions were swept out years ago - especially ones in the now neon-lit, retail-filled Times Square – the state's highest court recently issued a ruling that would force the surviving ones to clear out. (AP Photo/Michael Schmelling, File)

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FILE- In this May 18, 2017, file photo, a smashed car sits on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in New York's Times Square after several were injured when the car was driven into a crowd of pedestrians. Richard Rojas, who is accused of mowing down a crowd of Times Square pedestrians with his car, is scheduled to be in court Thursday, July 13, where he is expected to enter a plea. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

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FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2017, file photo, people carry posters during a rally against President Donald Trump's executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority nations, in New York's Times Square. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers will be key players in putting President Donald Trump's revised travel ban into effect on Thursday, June 29, affecting visitors from six mostly Muslim countries. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)

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In this Tuesday, May 30, 2017, file photo, the Amazon logo is displayed at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square. Amazon announced Tuesday, June 20, 2017, that it’s testing a new service for its Prime members that lets customers try on the latest styles before they buy at no upfront charge, take seven days to decide and only pay for what they keep. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

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In this Thursday, May 25, 2017, photo, pedestrians make their way across 45th Street in New York's Times Square. The attack that killed an 18-year-old woman and injured 20 other people in Times Square is spurring calls to ban cars from the famed "crossroads of the world." Eight years after Broadway became a pedestrian-only zone at Times Square, some city officials and others say the vehicle restrictions should be expanded to include Seventh Avenue. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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In this Thursday, May 25, 2017, photo, a pedestrian walks on the pedestrian mall in New York's Times Square as traffic makes it's way down Seventh Avenue. The attack that killed an 18-year-old woman and injured 20 other people in Times Square is spurring calls to ban cars from the famed "crossroads of the world." Eight years after Broadway became a pedestrian-only zone at Times Square, some city officials and others say the vehicle restrictions should be expanded to include Seventh Avenue. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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Visitors pack the pedestrian mall in New York's Times Square as traffic makes it's way down Seventh Avenue, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. The attack that killed an 18-year-old woman and injured 20 other people in Times Square is spurring calls to ban cars from the famed "crossroads of the world." Eight years after Broadway became a pedestrian-only zone at Times Square, some city officials and others say the vehicle restrictions should be expanded to include Seventh Avenue. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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FILE - In this Thursday, May 18, 2017 file photo, a car rests on a security barrier in New York's Times Square after driving through a crowd of pedestrians, injuring at least a dozen people. A three-foot-tall piece of stainless steel in the ground ultimately stopped a speeding Honda Accord as it barreled down the crowded sidewalks of Times Square this week. The vehicle rampage that killed a teenage tourist in New York's Times Square is spurring calls to further restrict cars from the so-called Crossroads of the World. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)

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In this Thursday, May 25, 2017, photo, traffic makes it's way down Seventh Avenue in New York's Times Square. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

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FILE- In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a smashed car, lower right, sits on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in New York's Times Square after ploughing through a crowd of pedestrians at lunchtime. A New Jersey teenager mowed down by the motorist who drove his car along a Times Square sidewalk is out of a hospital. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

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FILE- In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a police officer talks on his cell phone while looking at a smashed car on the corner of Broadway and 45th Street in New York's Times Square. A New Jersey high school student injured when the car's drive entered the sidewalk running down over a dozen people and killing one, is out of the hospital. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

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FILE- In this May 18, 2017 file photo, a firefighter passes a smashed car sits in New York's Times Square after it ploughed through a crowd of pedestrians. The crash killed a Michigan teen and injured over a dozen other people. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

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People in New York's Times Square, Monday May 22, 2017, visit a concrete block that has become a makeshift memorial to those injured by a man who steered his car onto a sidewalk and into pedestrians for three blocks before crashing. Thomas Elsman, the father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman who was killed killed by the out-of-control driver, left a note Saturday, top center, that said there were "no words that can express our gratitude" for the support. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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People in New York's Times Square, Monday, May 22, 2017, visit a concrete block that has become a makeshift memorial to those injured by a man who steered his car onto a sidewalk and into pedestrians for three blocks before crashing. Thomas Elsman, the father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman who was killed killed by the out-of-control driver, left a note Saturday, top center, that said there were "no words that can express our gratitude" for the support. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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People in New York's Times Square, Monday May 22, 2017, visit a concrete block that has become a makeshift memorial to those injured by a man who steered his car onto a sidewalk and into pedestrians for three blocks before crashing. Thomas Elsman, the father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman who was killed killed by the out-of-control driver, left a note Saturday, top center, that said there were "no words that can express our gratitude" for the support. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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People in New York's Times Square, Monday, May 22, 2017, visit a concrete block that has become a makeshift memorial to those injured by a man who steered his car onto a sidewalk and into pedestrians for three blocks before crashing. Thomas Elsman, the father of 18-year-old Alyssa Elsman who was killed killed by the out-of-control driver, left a note Saturday, top center, that said there were "no words that can express our gratitude" for the support. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)