Ordinance Change Would Likely Stop Robot Brothel in Houston

A Canadian company had said it wants to open a "love dolls brothel" in Houston in which people would be able to use its human-like dolls on the premises.

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HOUSTON (AP) — Houston’s city council has changed a city ordinance in a move that would essentially stop a so-called robot brothel from opening. A Canadian company had said it wants to open a “love dolls brothel” in Houston in which people would be able to use its human-like dolls on the premises. But Houston’s city council on Wednesday unanimously approved a change to a city ordinance that regulates sexually-oriented businesses. The change would prevent…

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