Tag: Illinois

Prohibition in Illinois: From Beginning to End

Prohibition in Illinois was promising at the start. Temperance movements had been popular in the state as early as 1833. Prohibition sentiment had grown much stronger since then. In the early 20th century the General Assembly passed a local option law. It was sponsored by the Anti-Saloon League. That law led to prohibition in two-thirds of …

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Illinois Alcohol Laws: It’s Best to Know the Laws about Alcohol

This page will help you understand Illinois alcohol laws and avoid expensive fines or even jail. As well as wasted time and legal costs. Illinois alcohol laws apply to both residents and visitors. It’s easy for visitors to forget that alcohol laws differ across the country. Even within a state. But not knowing the law …

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