However, it is up to individual authorities to make specific decisions regarding prohibition. Retrieved 23 June Although not a personal advocate of the activity, Workman stated "if a little person wants to make a fool out of themselves for money, they should have the same right to do so as any average sized person". From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Robert and Angela Van Etten, Florida members of the Little People of America , convinced the state's legislators in that dwarf-tossing be made illegal. Webarchive template wayback links Use dmy dates from June CS1 French-language sources fr Articles with inconsistent citation formats. Analysis of dwarf tossing prohibition in Morsang-sur-Orge, Paris, France.
Nevertheless, dwarf-tossing is not prohibited outright in France. The bill was hastily advanced in response to a dwarf-tossing contest  that was held at Leopard's Lounge in Windsor , Ontario with a dwarf nicknamed "Tripod".
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The pastime was popular in some Florida bars in the late s. Ludington Daily News , December 1, Laws may prohibit dwarf tossing implicitly, but there are not explicit laws preventing a consenting dwarf from being 'tossed'. Commonly thought of as the place where dwarf tossing originated.