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Magazine Archives: Dec. 31,2005 - Jan. 15,2005

Court Overturns Shipping Ban in Massachusetts

Eric Arnold, Dana Nigro
Issue: December 31, 2005


Massachusetts has become the third state since July, following Ohio and Florida, to have a federal court rule that its laws on direct-to-consumer wine shipments are unconstitutional. The state's system allowed Massachusetts residents to receive wine shipments from producers in the state, but not from out-of-state wineries.

For the full article, check out the new issue of Wine Spectator, on newsstands December 31, 2005.

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