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May 29, 2014 at 9:36 AM

Expanded liquor sales tied to emergency room trips

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Researchers studying the impact of broader hard-liquor sales in Washington state say they have found people are making more alcohol-related trips to emergency rooms. The News Tribune reported. The initiative has given shoppers access to hard liquor at four times as many stores during twice as many hours. It was passed…


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