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Badger Diggings: Scanning bar patrons taking too many liberties

4:28 PM, Jun. 13, 2013
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Count Frank Schadt is among those of us who believe government - and not just the federal government - is taking extreme liberties with our liberties.

Schadt owns OB's Brauhaus, a successful restaurant and bar in Appleton, where police have developed a habit of asking local establishments to use police-issued scanners to collect information on patrons.

At least some bars now scan every person who comes in on certain weekend nights - proof that the program is about a lot more than deterring underage drinking. At the end of the night, the bars return the scanners to police along with all the ...

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