The Transylvania Times -

By Park Baker
Staff Writer 

Town Rejects Baggy Pants Ban - Rosman, NC

 

April 12, 2018



The Rosman Board of Alderman Tuesday night unanimously voted to kill an agenda item regarding a request from a town citizen to ban the wearing of baggy pants. Rosman Mayor Brian Shelton said a town resident made the ordinance request.

Alderman Mark Miller did some research and found that only one county, which he didn’t name, in the state of North Carolina had attempted to enforce a dress code.

“The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of North Carolina has stated that how you dress is an expressive activity and it is a liberty interest in being able to dress as you choose,” Mill...



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