Texas plans to begin imposing a $5-per-customer fee at strip clubs across the state starting in the New Year, in what some are referring to as a "pole tax."
The state intends to use the money to fund rape crisis centers. But strip club owners are worried that the plan unfairly links their businesses to sex crimes and imposes a punitive tax on their industry, according to the Associated Press.
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