A local bar owner has received three recent citations for failing to comply with the state’s smoking ban by aShoot’s Bar and Grill owner Steve Schuette received three citations in November and December for allowing bar patrons to enter a back room in the empty residence connected to the bar to smoke, sheriff’s department records said.

According to one of the related reports, Schuette told officers that he knew using the area for smoking is illegal but that building owner Bill Symes wants to challenge the state smoking ban in court.

Schuette is due in Suamico Municipal Court Jan. 19. He did not return calls for comment on Friday.llowing patrons to smoke in a nearby room, according to Brown County Sheriff’s Department records.

A few questions for the Brown Shirts

1) This was a private residence attached to the bar?

2) Was business conducted in this residence?

3) Was admittance by invite only?

Wisconsin Constitution

Private property for public use. SECTION 13. The property
of no person shall be taken for public use without just compensation


One has not only a legal but a moral responsibility to obey just laws. Conversely, one has a moral responsibility to disobey unjust laws. ~Martin Luther King, Jr., “Letter from Birmingham Jail,” Why We Can’t Wait, 1963