Present day prohibition

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September 29, 2011
Competitive Enterprise Institute
by Michelle Minton  
Posted in Commentary

"Many readers may balk at that, and ask 'Sure, we’ve got some blue laws here and there, but how bad could it be?' Examining the regulations on the sale of just one type of alcoholic beverage, beer, makes it clear that significant remnants of Prohibition and even the temperance movement are still with us today -- strangling small businesses, protecting cartels and making criminals out of honest citizens." (09/29/11)  

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