5-year-old British girl gets fined for setting up a lemonade stand

A 5-year-old-girl burst into tears after she was fined £150 ($195) by a London council for selling cups of lemonade to music fans on their way to a music festival.

The girl’s father, Andre Spicer, said that his daughter had set up a stand near the park where thousands of festival goers were on their way to a two-day music event called Lovebox.

Professor Spicer told the BBC that his daughter started crying and told him, “I’ve done a bad thing,” after being issued with the fine and being told by four enforcement officers that she didn’t have a trading license. | More…


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