Morris Park nightclub loses liquor license

The state liquor authority has revoked the liquor license of a Bronx nightclub that residents say should close. Morris Park neighbors have been working with Sen. Jeffrey Klein for more than a year to

News 12 Staff

Oct 8, 2009, 12:40 AM

Updated 5,309 days ago

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Morris Park nightclub loses liquor license
The state liquor authority has revoked the liquor license of a Bronx nightclub that residents say should close.
Morris Park neighbors have been working with Sen. Jeffrey Klein for more than a year to shut down Déjà Vu, a business that was supposed to be a family restaurant. Joe Thompson, the president of Community Board 11, says the nightclub has become a hot-spot for crime.
Déjà Vu owner Robert Karagi says the Morris Park community wants his business closed because he's one of the only Albanian owners to cater to Spanish-speaking customers.
If Karagi serves alcohol without a license, he could face a $1,200 fine or prison time.


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