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Denver mom pushes back against public property lemonade stand permit requirements

Posted at 8:41 AM, Jul 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-24 10:41:24-04

A Colorado mom’s push to make it easier for children to run lemonade stands without breaking the law highlights a nationwide problem.Jennifer Knowles says Denver police shut down her kids’ stand earlier this year.On Monday night, she petitioned lawmakers to make it easier for kids to sell concessions.Knowles started an advocacy group called "Lemonade Stand Mama." Barry Petersen shows us her effort to, in her words, turn lemons into lemonade.