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Four Loko Makers Formally Settle Dispute With Regulators

CHICAGO (CBS) — The manufacturer of the once-popular drink “Four Loko” has reached an out-of-court settlement that bars it from going back to the formula that made it popular. 206 more words

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Four Loko Agrees Not To Promote Product With Anyone Underage

ALBANY, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — New York is among 20 states that have reached agreement with the makers of the fruit flavored malt beverages Four Loko, meant to ensure marketing through social media isn’t aimed at underage drinkers. 467 more words

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If you like alcoholic energy drinks raise a glass to Health Canada

According to a recent article on Canada.com, Health Canada is being slow to move against alcoholic energy drinks. Considering that these caffeine infused alcoholic beverages have been readily available in liquor stores throughout the country for a number of years now the slowness of Health Canada to make a move seems pretty evident. 221 more words

Government Reviewing Four Loko Malt Liquor Complaints

WASHINGTON (AP) – A carbonated brew guzzled on college campuses is the focus of an intense write-in campaign urging federal regulators to take some buzz out of a sweet alcoholic drink sometimes referred to as “blackout in a can.” 831 more words

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Illinois Senate Backs Bill to Ban Alcoholic Energy Drinks in Illinois

(Springfield, IL) — March 31, 2011. The Illinois state senate yesterday approved a measure that would ban the manufacture and sale of alcoholic energy drinks in Illinois, drawing praise from the state’s top substance abuse advocacy group. 252 more words

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Substance Abuse Treatment Advocates Praise Illinois Senate Panel Vote to Ban Alcoholic Energy Drinks

(Springfield, IL) — February 10, 2011.  An Illinois state senate panel yesterday approved a measure that would ban the manufacture and sale of alcoholic energy drinks in Illinois, drawing praise from the state’s top substance abuse advocacy group. 234 more words

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On the third day, Four Loko rose again in fulfillment of the scripture

Just like Jesus, Four Loko is rising again:

RICHMOND, Va. — Truckloads of Four Loko and other alcohol-laced energy drinks are being recycled into ethanol and other products after federal authorities told manufacturers the beverages were dangerous and caused users to become “wide-awake drunk.”

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