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Judge upholds ban that women can not go topless in Ocean City

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Posted at 9:32 PM, Dec 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-21 07:06:34-05

OCEAN CITY, Md. — A federal judge has upheld a ban on women being topless in public areas in Ocean City.

According to the Mayor of Ocean City, the city plans to uphold this ordinance in an effort to preserve the areas "family-friendly" environment for visitors and residents.

The City's Emergency Ordinance passed in 2017 after the legality of having topless woman in public areas came into question.

We will continue to update this story as it becomes available.