NBC Los Angeles | WeHo To Say Farewell to Fur
West Hollywood city leaders heard a second reading of a city ordinance that would prohibit the sale of fur apparel products within city limits.
The council, in a 3-1 vote, adopted the ordinance that is set to take effect in September 2013, according to city leaders.
After Councilman John D’Amico first introduced the ban in May, the Fur Information Council of America released a study showing that out of 209 clothing apparel businesses in the city, 91 of them sold clothing or accessories with animal fur.
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