It is safe to say most of the people in the New York area have heard of former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on sodas greater than 22 ounces, and have not lacked any opinions on it, but they may be surprised that Mississippi has a law that is quite the antithesis of this NYC law in response. 270 more words
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Assemblyman Karim Camara today unveiled new legislation that would slap warning labels on bottles of soda and other sugar-heavy beverages to notify consumers of the risks of diabetes, obesity and tooth decay associated with the drinks. 550 more words
NEW YORK (PIX11) — Much like his predecessor, Mayor Bill de Blasio isn’t a fan of large sodas.
The de Blasio administration is meeting with health advocates and beverage industry execs… 107 more words
In June, the New York State Court of Appeals ruled against New York City’s ban on selling sugary drinks larger than 16 ounces. The Court held that the city’s Board of Health “exceeded the scope of its regulatory authority” with the regulation. 53 more words