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Chicago Tribune: From Lynwood to Florida, Saggy Pants Under Assault

CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--August 23, 2011.  The Chicago Tribune reports on how some areas of the country, including here in Illinois, are outlawing people from wearing saggy pants, or pants that hang more than 4 inches off the hip. The town of Lynwood, Illinois has an active ordinance against the fashion trend, with fines of up to $750. Lynwood has issued 40 tickets under the ordinance so far.

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