Lawmaker Files Bill to Repeal State Ban on Dwarf Tossing in Bars
State Rep. Ritch Workman says ban on tossing in bars limits employment opportunities for little people
By Mary Beth Wilson | Thursday, Oct 6, 2011 | Updated 8:49 AM EDT
A Florida lawmaker has filed a bill that would repeal a state law prohibiting dwarf tossing in bars.
Rep. Ritch Workman of Melbourne filed House Bill 4063 on Monday.
"To me it's an archaic kind of Big Brother law that says, 'We don't like that activity,'" Workman told the Florida Current. "Well, there is nothing immoral or illegal about that activity. All we really did by passing that law was take away some employment from some little people." ...