Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday May 02, 2016

Utah Theater Asks For Restraining Order Against State Over Showing ‘Deadpool’

I want all of you to stop right here and read the quote below before proceeding. Are you done? Good. Now, with that quote fresh in your mind, this case is about showing Deadpool in a theater that serves alcohol. Wow, the things you have to go through so that people of legal drinking age can see a little nudity in a movie. eek!

"This Court should grant Brewvies’s request for a temporary restraining order, a preliminary injunction, and a permanent injunction to prevent the chilling effect on free speech and the unconstitutional fine, or threat of a fine, and possible suspension or revocation of Brewvies’s liquor license that will follow if the defendants are allowed to continue to punish and threaten to punish Brewvies for showing films protected under the First Amendment and the Utah Constitution," he wrote.