Musician wins settlement over Hayward's live music restrictions
A far northern Wisconsin town will have to pay more than $600,000 to a former club owner who challenged the local music ordinance as being unconstitutional.
Molly Otis's Pavilion Wine Bar was raided by Hayward police in 2007 because they were playing live music after 10 p.m. Last January, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that the music noise ordinance was unconstitutional, and that elected city officials were at fault.
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