Eight Jamaican strippers were brought before a Bahamian Court on September 10 after they were detained for violating decency laws.
According to the the Nassau Guardian, the 8 Jamaicans and 1 Bahamian were arrested a t a club on September 7 at the Copacobana nightclub on West Bay Street. The club owner who was also dragged before the court denied a charge of allowing the premises to be used for performing without using a license. The women face charges of gross public indecency for dancing while partially nude. The Jamaican women also face further charges of immigration violations at their next court appearance.