Stories tagged: nudity
THURSDAY, MARCH 23, 2017, 11 A.M.
Bill lifting some alcohol restrictions moves to Idaho House
An Idaho House panel has advanced legislation repealing the state’s ban on nudity and explicit live performances at certain businesses licensed to serve alcohol.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 8, 2017, 10:15 A.M.
Bali decides to not cover nude statues for Saudi king’s visit
Local authorities in Bali have decided to not cover up statues of Hindu deities and semi-naked women during Saudi King Salman’s visit.
THURSDAY, FEB. 23, 2017, 5 A.M.
Colorado town’s ban on topless women put on hold by judge
A Colorado judge has put on hold a college town’s law against women going topless. U.S. District Judge R. Brooke Jackson said Tuesday that he is “likely” to find Fort …
SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2016, 9:46 A.M.
No nudity. Court rules against Spanish naturists
Nudists have lost a seven-year legal battle for access to a popular tourist resort beach on Spain’s southwestern tip.
TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2016, 7:42 A.M.
Ex-cheer coach denies sending nude photos to teens on squad
A former King County high school cheerleading coach has pleaded not guilty to charges that he sent nude photos of himself to two students on the cheer squad.
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016, 7:13 A.M.
Teacher resigns over nude pictures taken from her cellphone
Some South Carolina high school students have started an online petition to bring back a teacher who resigned after a student spread a nude picture of her through text messages …
SUNDAY, MAY 10, 2015
Jim Kershner’s this day in history
From our archives, 100 years ago The Spokesman-Review’s critic had trouble explaining his reaction to the new film, “Hypocrites,” which was drawing crowds at the Casino Theater.
TUESDAY, JAN. 28, 2014
Spokane City Council says anti-public nudity initiative backers must gather signatures
The brewing debate about how much must be worn by baristas could be decided by voters. Three Spokane moms say they will gather signatures in hopes of asking voters to …
SATURDAY, NOV. 30, 2013
Spokane Valley City Council adopts ordinance on barista attire
At least one man used his smartphone to record the moment for posterity when the Spokane Valley City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to enact a new ordinance aimed at regulating …
FRIDAY, NOV. 1, 2013
Bikini Barista issue goes to Spokane County officials
The battle over bikini baristas moved this week to the Spokane County Courthouse, as county commissioners said they will hear from the public on their own version of an espresso …
TUESDAY, OCT. 1, 2013
Council balks at barista cover-up
Spokane City Council members Monday night rejected a proposal aimed at scantily clad baristas. The 4-2 vote against modifying unlawful public exposure laws brings an end to a passionate public …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 29, 2013
Coffee stands’ owner defends baristas’ attire
Baristas offering drive-thru customers an eyeful of flesh with their coffee have drawn the ire of many residents; this week, they face possible crackdowns in Spokane and Spokane Valley. Yet …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 12, 2013
Doug Clark: Bikini baristas at risk of a city cover-up
As we get ready to say so long to the summer of 2013, a burning question comes to mind. Whatever happened to Mike Fagan’s war on the bikini barista babe …
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18, 2012, 2:30 P.M.
Judge: Man who stripped at airport not guilty
PORTLAND, Ore. — An Oregon man kept his clothes on when he went through court security on his way to his trial, unlike the episode that got him there: stripping …
MONDAY, AUG. 15, 2011, 9:53 A.M.
Naked fishing nets a ride to the Spokane calaboose
The wildlife at West Medical Lake on Sunday was maybe a little wilder than the law will allow, deputies said today.
SUNDAY, AUG. 24, 2008
In-the-buff defecators? Case solved
Spokane police officers don’t make enough money. I know. That’s not the sort of sentiment you’re used to hearing out of my mouth.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 6, 1996
Teachers Strip To Protest Indecent Pay
Paltry pay has left them with nothing, not even a little pride, Indian teachers complain. So they decided to demonstrate the “naked truth.” Clad only in underwear, loin cloths and …
SATURDAY, OCT. 28, 1995
Braves’ Jockstrap Tradition May Get Checked
Hockey players clad in jockstraps swarmed a north Spokane ice cream parlor this week, celebrating an annual team tradition that some people would like to see put on ice. On …
SUNDAY, OCT. 22, 1995
Firefighter Fired Over Nude Photos Accused Of Misconduct, Man, Woman Battle For Jobs
Nude photos of a firefighter taken at the city’s fire station got him fired. And a co-worker who took the pictures was demoted and suspended. Now, both are fighting to …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 30, 1995
Naked Man Breaks Into Homes
Spokane police arrested a 20-year-old Spokane man Monday after getting several calls about a naked man running through yards and trying to get inside homes. James Swan, who gave his …
TUESDAY, AUG. 8, 1995
Theft Suspect Arrested Naked
A man who tried to steal a taxicab and a police car stripped himself naked before being arrested, police said. Lorenzo D. Brown, 22, was arrested by police Sunday on …
SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 1995
Playboy’s Petite Poser Medical Lake Woman Appears In Current Issue’s Photo Layout On ‘Little Women’
1. April Waddell wasn’t shy about her first nude modeling experience. “It was interesting,” she says. Photo by Dan Pelle/The Spokesman-Review 2. (Photo of Playboy Magazine cover)
THURSDAY, MAY 18, 1995
Testimony Taken On Variance For Adult Club
In/Around Nevada/ Lidgerwood A dozen people - from owners of Tidyman’s and the Lyons movie theaters to parents and police volunteers - testified Tuesday against allowing a variance for an …
FRIDAY, MARCH 24, 1995
Jury Convicts Clock Shop Owner
The owner of a Coeur d’Alene clock shop was found guilty Thursday of exposing himself to a customer. A six person jury found John Markham, owner of the Country Mouse …
SATURDAY, MARCH 4, 1995
No Obstacles At Miami’s Nude Beach
No clothes, no tan lines, no obstacles: Dade County’s only nude public beach has installed a wheelchair ramp that has handicapped sunbathers tickled pink all over. “I’m really pleased that …
FRIDAY, FEB. 17, 1995
Network Programmers Flesh Out The Naked Truth
Despite what appears to be an increase in naked body parts on TV, the heads of the four network entertainment divisions say they don’t think they’ve created any new boundaries. …
SATURDAY, JAN. 21, 1995
Museum Puts Nude Photos Off-Limits Bush, Hillary Clinton Were Required To Pose In College
The Smithsonian Institution has cut off all public access to a collection of nude photos taken of generations of elite college students, some of whom went on to become leaders …