Kansas Supreme Court Rules That Strippers Can Collect Unemployment Money

Kansas Supreme Court Rules That Strippers Can Collect Unemployment Money
World
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

If the bands are no longer making you dance and you’re in Kansas, don’t worry, because you’re entitled to unemployment, as the Kansas Supreme Court has decided that exotic dancers are employees of the clubs they work at, and not just contractors.

The case reached the Kansas Supreme Court when a dancer from Club New Orleans in Topeka was denied unemployment, because her work was considered contract work.

The club claims she “rented” her space on the stage, and that she earned her money through tips.

The court decided, however, that based on the club’s rules, the dancers were employees of the club rather than contractors.

“[The ruling] was incorrectly decided,” the club’s attorney whined.

Strippers everywhere are clapping in response to the ruling… their cheeks, that is.

Hugh Everett | Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Stephen Willard

Elite Daily is a medium for people tired of disingenuous content; we have sought to create a space where stimulating, applicable content can reach a like-minded audience.

More In World

World Sean Levinson

Dick Cheney May Be The One To Thank If We Get An Ebola Vaccine

There isn’t a vaccine for Ebola, but should one emerge, we may have the Bush Administration to thank. Former Vice President Dick Cheney became very fearful of bioterrorism after 9/11, when rumors surfaced that anthrax was going to be hidden in our mail. Later that year, Cheney asked Congress to devote billions of dollars to […]

World Emily Arata

Guy Comes Out To His Friend Via Text, And The Response Is Brilliant

Chances are good your closest friends suspected you were gay long before you worked up the courage to tell them. Such is the case for Redditor ecg006, who finally came out to his best friend in a sort of underwhelming fairytale moment. Sexuality doesn’t change how your true best friend sees you. He’s only concerned with […]

World John Haltiwanger

3 Reasons The Doctors Who Treat Ebola Patients In Africa Are Heroes

Last night, New York City found itself panicking following the first confirmed diagnosis of Ebola within the city. The patient is a 33-year-old doctor, Craig Spencer, who recently returned to the United States from Guinea, one of the countries most heavily impacted by Ebola in West Africa. Spencer had been working in Guinea with Doctors […]

World Emily Arata

Canada Took US Media To School By The Way Ottawa Shootings Were Handled

In the wake of this week’s Ottawa shootings, many Americans find themselves wishing our country covered breaking news the way Canada does. In both newspapers and on television, Canadian media outlets dispelled rumors before taking them public and stuck to the facts. The Atlantic’s Polly Mosendz notes that Thursday’s morning papers showed a previously unseen […]

World Sean Levinson

Woman Lights Roommate On Fire After He Throws Out Her Spaghetti

A Florida woman reportedly set her roommate on fire because he threw out her food. According to Bay News 9, 33-year-old Melissa Dawn Sellers of Clearwater was drinking with her roommate Carlos Ortiz, Jr., 42, when they got into a heated disagreement early Wednesday morning. Sellers threw nail polish remover on Ortiz and, using either […]

Also On Elite

Music

The FSU Marching Band Crushes Beyoncé’s ‘Single Ladies’ Dance (Video)

The halftime show at a football game is always a big deal — for some, it’s the primary reason for watching the game (or is that just me?). Florida State University proved that when it comes to halftime, they’re not messing around. During last Saturday’s game against Notre Dame, the Florida State Marching Chiefs performed […]

Goods

Emoji Masks Are The Best Way To Express Yourself This Halloween (Photos)

Still trying to decide on this year’s Halloween costume? You might want to put your trust in these awesome masks. They’re not just any old masks, they’re the masks of the year — emoji masks! Sure, it might seem a bit weird, but at least everyone will know who you are for Halloween, and it’s […]

World

Kid Uses His Electric Wheelchair To Give Adorable Baby Sister A Ride (Video)

Here’s something that will absolutely warm your heart and make you smile. Hell, it might even make you smell the intoxicating aroma of freshly baked cookies wafting through the air (either that or you’re having a stroke). Anyway, this is a video of an 11-year-old boy named Reece testing out his new electric wheelchair. Reece is […]

Style

These Snapchats Prove Most Halloween Costumes Are Blatantly Sexist (Photos)

If you know anything about Halloween costumes, you know women usually show some skin. They just aren’t be able to find as many Halloween costumes to cover up their bodies like a men can. Thankfully, there’s a Tumblr raising awareness regarding this largely untapped issue. Why can’t females find less revealing outfits? Why does she have […]

Envision

Genius Replaces Random People’s Faces With Leonardo DiCaprio’s (Photos)

Apparently, there’s a way we could all become Leonardo DiCaprio. You’ll just have to hope you run into Joel Strong, the artist who created this series, titled “My Day With Leo.” Strong places cutouts of different versions of DiCaprio’s face over random people’s faces. Then, he snaps a photo. It’s pure genius! The best part? Joel […]