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Subject:  Re: Fraud? Date:  11/17/1999  5:58 PM
Author:  JAFO31 Number:  20045 of 308367

<<<FWIW, the police politely informed the restarant management that they can not legally enforce a "mandatory tip," even if it is printed on the menu or on a posted sign.>>>

Which would be the criminal law of which state? Does his opinion even cover state civil law or federal law? I suspect that this was street justice (cop was eved for being called about a billing dispute), which sometimes only bears an incidental relationship to the what the actual statutes state.

I would feel more confidnet for future reference if someone could cite a governing statute.

Just my $0.02. Regards, JAFO


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