KunSun Sweeley, Roxane Prettyman, and Pat Lundberg: Reforming Baltimore liquor board critical to stemming city violence

Wednesday, the task force commissioned by the General Assembly to study the efficacy of state alcohol regulations will meet for the first time. As residents who have spent hundreds of hours navigating the alcohol beverage code attempting to rid our neighborhoods of troublesome bars, we welcome this potential for reform; in fact, we feel it’s critical to stem the violence in our city. These laws have for far too long disproportionately protected business interests at the expense of the public good. (Balt. Sun)

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