‘Show us this science and data’: Bellmawr gym co-owners have business license revoked

The fight between the Murphy Administration and co-owners of the Atilis Gym in Bellmawr continues after the pair say they had their business license revoked Tuesday night during a special city council meeting.

News 12 Staff

Aug 12, 2020, 11:04 AM

Updated 1,343 days ago

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The fight between the Murphy Administration and co-owners of the Atilis Gym in Bellmawr continues after the pair say they had their business license revoked Tuesday night during a special city council meeting.
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Co-owners Ian Smith and Frank Trumbetti have repeatedly opened their gym, despite the governor's executive orders. They are now demanding proof that their business is a health risk.
"Show us this science and data,” says Smith. “We are so confident in our process and in our safety protocol that if you can show us the science and data that says Atilis Gym Bellmawr poses more of a threat to the general public than any other place and should remain shut down, we will happily shut our doors."
The pair was arrested earlier this month after breaking into their own business, which was boarded up.
They face $15,000 in fines and jail time, and are due in court later this week.


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