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Controversial coffee stand displays profane sign

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

A lingerie coffee stand is back in the spotlight again, and this time it's for offensive language posted on their sign.

Thursday, the 2nd Base espresso stand in Hillyard had a message on their sign using the "f-word". The problem is the sign didn't just allude to the word - it was spelled out completely. 

City Councilman Mike Fagan says that aside from being offensive, it's against the law to use that kind of language in public advertising.

Video taken Thursday afternoon shows the sign, but it was changed a few hours later.

The altered version doesn't violate any laws, said Fagan.

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