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City of Dallas v Glenn Hudson and the Playground

City of Dallas v Glenn Hudson and the Playground

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Published by: DallasObserver on Jul 25, 2011
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12/30/2012

 
CauseNo.
CITY OFDALLAS,
Plaintiff,v.GLENNHUDSONDefendant.
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CITYOFDALLAS' ORIGINALPETITION. VERIFIEDAPPLICATION FORTEMPORARYRESTRAINING ORDER.TEMPORARYANDPERMANENTIN.II]NCTION. ANDREOI]ESTS FORDISCLOSURETOTI{E HONORABLEJUDGE OF SAID COURT:The City ofDallas("City";files this, its OriginalPetitionandVerified Application forTemporaryRestraining Order,Temporary and PermanentLnjunction,and Requests forDisclosure("OriginalPetition"), in support ofwhichwould showas ollows:I.DTSCOVERYCONTROLPLAN ANDREQUESTSFORDISCLOSURE1.Discovervwill be conductedunderLevel2ofRule190 ofthe TexasRulesofCivilProcedure.2.Pursuantto Rule194 of the TexasRules ofCivilProcedure,he Defendant isrequestedo disclosehe informationor material describedn Rule194.2.II. PARTIES3.TheCityof Dallasis a home-rulemunicipalcorporationsituatedprimarilyinDallasCounty,Texas,ncorporatedand operatingunderthe lawsofthe StateofTexas.4.DefendantGlennHudson("Hudson")is anindividualthat ownsand operateshebusinessnownas"ThePlayground"ocated at11311HarryHines,Suite 301,Dallas County,
 
DallasTexas.Serviceofprocessmay bemade upon Hudsonat 11311HanyHines, Suite 301,Dallas,Texas75220.III. VENUEANDJURISDICTION5.Venueisproper andthis Court hasurisdictionpursuant oSection243.012 of theTexasLocalGovemmentCodebecausehe locationinviolationof theCity'sordinanceadoptedpursuanto LocalGovernmentCodeChapter 243is locatednDallasCounty'IV. FACTS6.Theproperty locatedat 11311HanyHines,Suite301,DallasCounty,Dallas,Texas,commonlyknownas ThePlayground(the "Property"orthe"Playground"),is anunlicensedsexuallyorientedbusinessoperatingundera CertificateofOccupancyor a church,mosqueor synagogue.7Hudsonsthe owner/operatorofthe Playground.8.The DallasPoliceDepartment'sVice Unit("DPD"),inan undercovercapacity,conductedmultipleoperationsof surveillanceat thePropertyoverthepreviousthreemonths andobservednothingtoindicatethatthe Propertyever operatesas achurch,mosqueorsynagogue.9.DPD'sinvestigationindicated thatHudsonoperatesthe Playgroundas a"swingers club,"thatis, a businesshat caterso adults,oftencouples,who wishto engagenrandomconsensualexualactivitieson-sitewith otheradultsotherthantheir spouses.10.Hudsondisplayspornographicvideos onlargeflatscreenelevisionsandprovidestoplessfemaledancersasentertainmentat thePropertytoprovide sexualstimulationfor hiscustomers.
 
11.For an additionalfee, Hudsonprovidesaccesso a"VIP"areanone section ofthePlaygroundwhere his customershaveaccesso beds,complimentary condomsand morepornographic videos.L2. ThePlayground'swebsite advertisesoccasionalthemednights, butnoneof areligiousnature.Onerecent Playground advertisementpromoted a special attirenight titled,"AnythingBut Clothes,"andanother announcedaguestappearanceby acelebrity of thepomography industrynamed"Mr. Marcus."L3.NeitherHudsonnor any otherpersonor entityholdsa license to operate asexuallyoriented businessat the Property.14.Hudson,therefore, owns, maintains,controls,and operatesa sexuallyorientedbusinesson thePropertywithout alicense n violationofDallas City Code$41A-4(a),atrueandcorrectcopyof whichis attachedas Exhibit A.V. CAUSES OFACTIONA.TexasLocalGovernmentCode Ch.243andDallasCityCode Ch.41A15.Thiscause arisesunder TexasLocal GovernmentCode$243.010,intheenforcementof the City'ssexuallyoriented businessordinance,CityCode Chapter41A, enactedpursuant oTexas LocalGovernmentCode$243.003as aland useregulation.16.TexasLocal GovernmentCode$243.010providesfor enforcementbyinjunctionoftheCity's ordinanceregulatingby licensingthe locationand operationofsexuallyorientedbusinesses.17.CityCodeChapter41A's definitionofsexually orientedbusinessincludes abusinesswhichprovides an exhibition,live or onvideo, ofnudity or simulatedsex acts,ntended

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