political activity http://michiganradio.org en "Free speech is alive again at Michigan bars and restaurants" http://michiganradio.org/post/free-speech-alive-again-michigan-bars-and-restaurants <p>Michigan bar owners will be allowed to display political signs in their taverns.</p><p></p><p>The Michigan Liquor Control Commission today agreed to stop enforcing a 1954 rule which barred businesses with liquor licenses from posting signs endorsing political candidates.</p><p></p><p>The owners of <a href="http://www.annarbor.com/news/aut-bar-lawsuit-michigan-liquor-board-wont-enforce-campaign-sign-ban/">Ann Arbor's Aut Bar filed suit</a> against the rule last week, after they were told they had to take down signs for Democratic candidates.</p><p></p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 19:54:15 +0000 Steve Carmody 9602 at http://michiganradio.org