Everyone knows that Snuggies are “the blanket with sleeves”. However, the Justice Department sought to have the product classified as a garment so that it could be taxed at a higher rate.
The Justice Department argued that the addition of sleeves made the Snuggie clothing and not a blanket. It also attempted to compare the Snuggie to priestly vestments or scholastic robes, according to Bloomberg News.
Wisely, Judge Mark Barnett disagreed.