Less than a week after West Hollywood became the nation’s first city to ban the sale of fur, a retailer has filed suit to have the new law overturned.
With winter approaching many people turn to fur-lined coats to keep them warm. Buying fake fur is the politically correct thing to do but a CBS2 investigation found real fur is being passed off as fake.
The West Hollywood City Council has approved a new ordinance banning the sale of animal fur.
City Council members voted Tuesday to approve an ordinance that prohibits the sale of animal hair, wool or fur as clothing or other personal attire.
Fur vests may be one of fall’s hot style pieces but don’t expect to see the look on Melrose. West Hollywood officials will consider banning stores from carrying fur apparel.
Is it fur or is it fake? We went undercover with hidden cameras looking for fur-free fashions. But no matter what some of the salespeople said, we looked inside. You won’t believe some of the things we found.