In the matter of:                                                                                 


                                                                  )                             Case No. 05-ABC-112


Midwest Rest. Properties, Ltd.              )                             059-B-504

DBA Yucatan Liquor Stand                    )                             059-LD-143

1 Madison Avenue                                  )                             059-SBL-618, 619, 620,

Covington, KY 41011                             )                                638, 731, 732

                                                                  )                             059-SD-926

                                                                  )                             (05-059-0098-2)





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This case was scheduled to be brought on for hearing before the Kentucky Alcoholic Beverage Control Board on August 4, 2005, pursuant to an Order directing the Licensee to show cause, if any it could, why its alcoholic beverage licenses should not be suspended or revoked because of alleged violations of: (1) KRS 244.085(6), Minors on premises; (2) KRS 244.080(1), Sales to minors; (3) KRS 244.120, Disorderly premises; and, (4) KRS 244.080(2), Sales to persons actually or apparently under the influence of alcoholic beverages.

Findings of Fact/Conclusions of Law


            Prior to a hearing being held, the Licensee, through counsel, the Honorable Kenneth S. Handmaker, and the Board entered into a settlement agreement in resolution of the above charges.

            Based upon the plea and the record herein, and being otherwise sufficiently advised, the Board finds the facts to be as set out in the Order to Show Cause.  The Board takes administrative notice that the Licensee had a prior violation of KRS 244.085(6) within a two (2) year period.[1]  The Board finds the settlement agreement to be reasonable and accepts same.  The Board further finds that this Final Order should be entered in conformity with the settlement agreement as set forth below.



            IT IS, THEREFORE, ORDERED that:

1.                  Retail Beer License No. 059-B-504, Retail Drink Liquor License No. 059-LD-143, Sunday Drink License No. 059-SD-926, and Supplemental Bar Licenses Nos. 059-SBL-618, 619, 620, 638, 731, and 732, issued to Midwest Restaurant Properties, Ltd., d/b/a, Yucatan Liquor Stand, are suspended for a period of seventy-five (75) days. 

2.                  The seventy-five (75) day suspension shall begin at the opening of business at 6:00 o’clock a.m. on _______________, _____________, 2005, and shall end at the opening of business at 6:00 o’clock a.m. on _______________, _________________, 2005.


Appellate Rights


All final orders of the Board may be appealed to Franklin Circuit Court in accordance with KRS 13B.140(1).  To appeal, you should file a petition in Franklin Circuit Court within thirty (30) days after the mailing date of this Final Order.  Copies of the petition must be served upon the Office and all parties of record in this proceeding.  The petition shall include the names and addresses of all parties of record in this proceeding, including the Office.  The petition shall also present a statement of the grounds upon which the review is requested.  A copy of this Final Order shall accompany the petition.

SO ORDERED this the _________ day of _______________, 2005.

                                                                        ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL BOARD




                                                                        LAVOYED HUDGINS




                                                                        STEVEN A. EDWARDS

                                                                        DISTILLED SPIRITS ADMINISTRATOR



                                                                        JOHN C. BARTON

                                                                        MALT BEVERAGE ADMINISTRATOR













Hon. Kenneth S. Handmaker

Middleton & Reutlinger

2500 Brown & Williamson Tower

Louisville, KY 40202





Midwest Rest. Properties I, Ltd.

DBA Yucatan at the Landing Ltd.

1 Madison Avenue

Covington, KY 41011


John H. Frazer, Jr., Process Agent

Midwest Rest. Properties I, Ltd.

c/o Yucatan Liquor Stand

One Madison Avenue

Covington, KY 41011


Thomas Schonecker

City ABC Administrator

638 Madison Avenue, 4th Floor

Covington, KY 41011-2298


Investigators Cross, West, Razor, Jeffers, Newell, Acquisto





[1]  Case No. 03-ABC-401, final order entered December 17, 2004.