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City host hearing to revoke sweepstakes business licenses

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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The City of Myrtle Beach will hold a business license revocation hearing Tuesday for five sweepstakes businesses within city limits.

The city says this type of proceeding is a rarity, and they haven't had one of these hearings in the past few years. All of these businesses are currently suspended, and are not under operation right now.

The city is citing those businesses for engaging in an unlawful activity, which is one of the seven reasons or causes to have your business license revoked.

One of those business owners spoke with WMBF News and he says he's lawyered up.

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