In 2011, arkansas banned sagging pants in its public schools during the 2008 presidential election, president barack obama weighed in, telling mtv that passing anti-sagging pants ordinances is. Sagging pants should be a low priority for legislators posted to politics august 19, 2018 by naacp (one of the jurisdictions that banned sagging pants). Saggy pants laws ban pants that are worn three inches below the belt, or pants that reveal too much underwear or the wearer's skin to date laws have been passed or considered in eight states wildwood, nj.
Should saggy pants be banned as you read on page 2, florida and arkansas both passed laws that ban students from wearing pants that sag too far below the waist supporters of these laws say the style is indecent and can be a distraction in schools. If you're an adult and i can see your underwear i automatically assume you aren't worth getting to know pull up your pants that whole tough. Apart from making several ridiculous claims of what i think should and shouldnt be banned, the pro has admitted that the government does have the authority and power to regulate indecent exposure, and the sagging of pants can be seen as a form of indecent exposure. Some lawmakers in south carolina want to fine people for wearing saggy pants, but support for the measure is fading like an old pair of jeans lawmakers propose bill to ban saggy pants by.
The sagging pants debate: asked if sagging pants should be banned, writer leigha gonzales replied: should saggy pants come to an end a definite yes to me who. Should sagging be banned some establishments think so two houston mcdonald's locations recently joined the list of texas restaurants that have banned customers wearing sagging pants with. Saggy pants ban discussion in 'current events, i know some punks who adopted the saggy pants fashion for awhile, although it fell out of style you wouldn't. City officials in dadeville, ala, will soon vote on an ordinance that could ban saggy pants, short shorts and miniskirts councilman frank goodman proposed the ban on sagging pants last month, according to the alabama media group fellow councilmember stephanie kelley proposed adding attire for. South carolina lawmakers try to ban saggy pants february 28th, 2018 people go to job interviews in saggy pants and should dress professionally even when they aren.
As much as i deplore seeing young men and sometimes young ladies wearing their pants sagging and showing their underwear i don't think it should be taken to the extreme where local, state and federal government has to step in and create a law telling people how to wear their pants. A green bay alderman is arguing that saggy pants are offensive and should be banned alderman dave boyce says those wearing low-riding pants and exposed underwear are making the city look bad. The opa-locka ban is not aimed at punishing people who choose to don the saggy pants they're trying to find a happy medium and encourage self-respect after all, people have not been banned from sporting the fashion.
There are those who argue that wearing saggy pants is modeled after prison behavior and that is reason enough to ban it others complain that it's unsightly and impolite. An april fool's jokester convinced some that saggy pants would be met with a $100 fine and jail time. Should saggy pants be banned or worse this is a political forum that is non-biased/non-partisan and treats every persons position on topics equally. However, as your chief police, [saggy pants are] disrespectful to the city of opelousas and disrespectful to those in public city councilman tyrone glover said during the council meeting that if there is an ordinance, it should also ban shorts known as daisy dukes, tight shorts made famous by the popular show dukes of hazzard.
Legal battles against sagging pants are being waged across the us at an absurd rate, writes greg beato in reason detractors argue that exposing large swathes of underwear should be banned. Louisiana's terrebonne parish passed an ordinance this week to ban saggy pants in public their council voted 8-1 to pass the proposition despite divergent opinions in the community offenders. An online poll conducted by the alex city outlook showed that 65 percent of those responding said that saggy pants should be banned everywhere, not just in dadeville a similar ban in ocala city , florida that would have sentenced offenders to six months in jail was lifted last september instead of the sagging pants after the naacp threatened a. Louisiana town bans sagging pants by michael walsh think that the government should not have the power to ban sagging even though it looks foolish, unattractive and unbecoming.