Right to Earn a Living

HAYS POST Posted Oct 12, 2020 7:00 PM LAWRENCE, Kan. – A Lawrence-Douglas County local health officer, updated an emergency order requiring restaurants and bars to stop serving alcohol at 11:00 p.m. and to close their doors at midnight, regardless of the establishment’s existing COVID mitigation procedures and protocols. Peach...

By: MACKENZIE CLARK - Public safety reporter The owner of a downtown Lawrence bar is asking a federal judge to rule that a Douglas County health order limiting business hours is unconstitutional and unenforceable. The lawsuit also seeks due process, such as a hearing before a neutral...