Tattoos are constitutionally protected speech, court says
A tattoo, tattooing and the business of tattooing are constitutionally protected speech, the Arizona Court of Appeals determined Thursday by ruling in favor of a couple that was denied a use permit to open a tattoo parlor in Mesa.
The court reversed a Maricopa County Superior Court decision in favor of the city and ordered the lower court to hold further proceedings.
Published: November 4, 2011 at 9:16 am
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