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House passes bill legalizing Sunday sales, but a win in the Senate will be tougher

 

February 21, 2017



The Minnesota House passed a bill on Monday legalizing the retail sale of alcohol on Sundays, but tipplers must win over a more resistant Senate before they can buy their beer, wine and spirits any day of the week.

This is the first time in state history that a legislative chamber has passed a bill overturning the Sunday ban, a law that has been in effect since statehood in 1858 and remained in place after Prohibition.

http://www.startribune.com/house-passes-bill-legalizing-sunday-sales-but-senate-will-be-tougher/414280863/

 

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