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Movies, popcorn and beer in Baton Rouge

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Posted: Dec 2, 2013 10:30 PM by Trey Schmaltz
Source: WBRZ

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Topics: movie, alcohol, rezoning, council, government, baton rouge

BATON ROUGE- City leaders will be asked to decide if at least one movie theater should be allowed to sell alcohol.

Wednesday, the Metro Council's planning and zoning board will vote on a rezoning request by the AMC movie theater near the Mall of Louisiana. The theater wants to be able to serve alcohol.

In the last few years, the council has approved a few controversial new laws dealing with alcohol. One changed laws dealing with sales on Sundays. Another, allowed constant sales at casinos who purchased a special 24/7 permit.
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