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Florida Beer Wholesalers Association’s Response to the “Civil Rights” Lawsuit on the Prohibition of 64 Ounce “Growlers”.


Tallahassee, October 29, 2014 — Today the Florida Beer Wholesalers Association issued a statement in response to the “civil rights” lawsuit asking a Federal court to authorize 64 ounce “growlers”.

Mitch Rubin of the Florida Beer Wholesalers Association stated that, “the Florida Legislature has the authority to regulate alcoholic beverages, including container sizes.” Rubin also stated that his group supports a 64 ounce growler, but that it is up to the state legislature to pass such a law; it is not a matter for the courts.

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