A century ago, the 18th Amendment to the United States Constitution went into effect, banning the “manufacture, sale, or transportation of intoxicating liquors.” Fourteen years after its ratification, the 18th Amendment was repealed by the 21st Amendment. What did Prohibition teach us about banning hazardous products like alcohol, tobacco, or e-cigarettes?
Science, Vol. 367, Issue 6475, pp. 229.
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Gostin, Lawrence O., "Do bans help modern public health?" (2020). Georgetown Law Faculty Publications and Other Works. 2226.