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Sheriff Chris Nocco joins call to re-examine alcohol separation laws

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Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco believes selling spirits alongside beer and wine is not an issue of minors having increased access to alcohol, but one of properly training clerks and other employees. On Thursday, Nocco joined other law enforcement officials, businesses, and organizations who have spoken out in the effort to repeal Florida’s Prohibition-era laws separating liquor and other grocery and retail sales. Floridians for Fair Business Practices (FFBP) coalition and its supporters have worked to promote the facts of…

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FFBP video calls for common sense, convenience in repealing alcohol separation law

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Floridians for Fair Business Practices (FFBP) released a new video today arguing two reasons Florida should repeal its “outdated” Prohibition-era separation laws: convenience and common sense. “Convenience” is the second in a series of FFBP digital ads now available on YouTube. Florida is one of the 20 states with a separation law between liquor stores and other retailers; other states allow ‘co-mingling” of product, offering convenience to customers and less regulation for businesses. “For me as a mom, it’s the…

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