Tuesday, July 9, 2013

State cracking down on underage alcohol sales

Ridgefield Press (Ridgefield, CT) July 5, 2013

"Citing long holiday weekends, a broad array of sold-out concerts and outdoor events, and the arrival of college students home for the summer, the Department of Consumer Protection Liquor Control Division is stepping up enforcement activities, looking for retailers that would sell alcoholic beverages to persons under the legal age of 21, Commissioner William M. Rubenstein said this week.
'There are too many motor vehicle accidents involving youth who have been drinking and too many young people being brought to emergency departments — often unconscious — due to alcohol over-consumption,' Mr. Rubenstein said." Read More

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