Keep Them Up! Louisiana Town Bans Sagging Pants
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

be newsA Louisiana town has proposed to prohibit people from ‘sagging’, or wearing pants below the waist and exposing their underwear, NY Daily News reports.

The Terrebonne Parish Town Council voted 8 -1 to pass the ordinance banning sagging pants, and the parish’s president is expected to sign it into law.

The ban would slap saggers with a series of fines: $50 for the first offense, $100 for the second and $100 and 16 hours of public service for each subsequent offense.

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Makkada B. Selah is a journalist based in New York City.