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Amazon has finally joined the bandwagon of delivery services (including Postmates, Publix, and Instacart) already offering alcohol “on-demand” in Florida. In addition to asking Alexa for a number of other items, you can now ask her to order your packaged beer and wine. The company’s same-day delivery service, Prime Now

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Spiritus Law’s (formerly known as LewisFox Law) very own radio program, The Happy Hour Show, is on Fridays at 6pm on AM 880 The Biz. Every week, Robert Lewis and Marbet Lewis will discuss alcohol industry legal trends as well as news that affects your dining and nightlife experience. Listen

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Is the alcohol industry in trouble with the newest wave of young beverage consumers? A recent study has gained significant attention in the last several months based on its conclusion that members of Generation Z are drinking less alcohol compared to previous generations. Who is Generation Z? According to the

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Shedding its Drug-war Past, Colombia Turns to Medical Marijuana A growing trend in Latin America focuses on  the legalization of limited amounts of narcotics for personal and medicinal use. This is a topic of increasing debate in the U.S., with great legal variation between states and the federal government. Legalized

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President Trump made American manufacturing and trade policies top priorities during his campaign, and last week, he signed a declaration imposing a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum. Interestingly, the plan does exempt Mexico and Canada, and potentially other countries, pending continuing

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Everyone seems to have an opinion on the Tax Cut and Jobs Act pushed through Congress by Republicans and signed by President Trump mere days ago. With so many divergent opinions out there, it’s hard to tell partisan blustering from genuine analysis. But one thing is clear: the alcohol industry

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Prior to December 5, 1933, flappers and mobsters canoodled in speakeasies while sipping moonshine and other contraband beverages. The law of the land – enacted through an amendment to the U.S. Constitution — was straightforward with all manufacturing, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors being prohibited. The nationwide ban on

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When you watch a nationally televised sporting event, you’re bound to see several advertisements for alcoholic beverages. In some way, each one tells viewers to drink responsibly. In fact, some use the phrase “21 means 21.” This, of course, references the legal drinking age in the US. But wait a

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