No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

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No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby Reds45ACP » Mon May 13, 2013 1:20 pm

I'd like to notify someone about a missing 51% sign at an establishment that shows a "Red Sign" on the TABC website. TABC doesn't list improper signage as a reason for complaint so I can't go that route. Anyone know someone that works there or anything similar?

Thanks in advance.
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Re: No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby Wes » Mon May 13, 2013 1:43 pm

Just email or call them, it is a valid complaint as it is a violation of the tabc code/rules

complaints@tabc.state.tx.us

1-888-THE-TABC
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Re: No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby bizarrenormality » Mon May 20, 2013 7:40 pm

You could but what's the benefit to getting rid of a defense to prosecution?
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Re: No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby Keith B » Mon May 20, 2013 9:35 pm

bizarrenormality wrote:You could but what's the benefit to getting rid of a defense to prosecution?

Because it is only a defense to prosecution, not an exception. You can still be charged and taken to court and then you will have to prove you didn't know it wasn't a 51% location. Better to know it is with a 51% sign and then not carry or maybe not even go there.
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Re: No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby RossA » Wed Feb 17, 2016 12:05 pm

It's not my duty to post signs for businesses, or to do homework to figure out if a business should be posting. I don't see a sign, I carry.
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Re: No 51% sign in a 51% establishment...

Postby Keith B » Wed Feb 17, 2016 1:51 pm

RossA wrote:It's not my duty to post signs for businesses, or to do homework to figure out if a business should be posting. I don't see a sign, I carry.


In this case, it would be a matter of taking the ride and then beating the rap.
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