Julie and Blayne McAferty

Julie and Blayne McAferty, opened the Greenlake Guest House B&B and rely on the profits they earn for their livelihood.

  • March 1, 2005    |   Economic Liberty

    Seattle Bed & Breakfast

    No Room at the Inn—Challenging Seattle's Irrational Bed & Breakfast Regulations

    On March 1, 2005, the Institute for Justice Washington Chapter filed a lawsuit against the City of Seattle to vindicate the right of Blayne and Julie McAferty to lawfully pursue their chosen livelihood as innkeepers.  In 2004, the McAfertys had opened their Greenlake Guesthouse in accordance with Seattle’s bed-and-breakfast law.  But a few months later,…

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