Tag: Dry

Dry Counties Have Higher DWI Death Rates

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Dry counties have higher DWI or DUI death rates than wet counties. That is, alcohol prohibition or dry counties have higher rates of alcohol related traffic deaths than do wet counties. There are many examples. Here are ones from three states.                Overview I.   Arkansas II.  Kentucky III. …

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Dry Counties: Prohibition Counties in the US Today

Dry counties are those that forbid the sale of alcoholic beverages in some form. Hundreds of dry counties exist across the US. And about 18,000,000 people live in dry areas. Thus, about 6% of the the people in the US live in the roughly 10% of the area that is dry. The U.S. repealed National Prohibition in …

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