The reaction to a recently announced Kansas City COVID-19 orders severely limiting gatherings, occupancy and hours for small biz has been overwhelmingly negative . . . Now, resistance is taking a more serious path than mere Internet conversation.
To wit . . .
TKC FIRST!!! LEGAL CHALLENGE AGAINST KCMO COVID-19 CURFEW UNDERWAY!!!
We're still gathering deets but here's the word and a bold challenge started by this town's only hockey bar. . .
"Rumor has it, The Blue Line is considering filing a restraining order. Several Kansas City bars and restaurants are willing to sign on to it. What the city is doing is wrong."
The effort comes from established local denizens but word is that they're hoping even more businesses will sign on to their complaint.
Amid layoffs following the crackdown announcement by Mayor Quinton Lucas, most insiders suspected a legal challenge would quickly follow given the severity of the restrictions.
And so, Kansas City's Mayor and former law lecturer confronts a legal battle that threatens to determine the fate of his political career.
Developing . . .