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It Took A Judge, But NYC´s
Soda Nazi Is Stopped Flat

Investor´s Business Daily, by Editorial

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 3/12/2013 8:11:10 PM

Liberty: The New York State Supreme Court came down hard on the side of average New Yorkers, and against their out-of-control despot, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Strike one on the Soda Nazi. In a ruling stunning in its strong language and moral censure, Judge Milton Tingling struck down the Big Apple´s infamous ban on large sugary soft drinks on the brink of its implementation. The judge declared Mayor Mike "Big Gulp" Bloomberg´s soda diktat "unconstitutional," "arbitrary and capricious," and said it "would create an administrative Leviathan and violate the separation of powers doctrine." More than that, according to Judge Tingling,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jalo1951, 3/12/2013 9:00:42 PM     (No. 9221821)

The judge used a lot of good words to describe why this bill was unlawful. Too bad he didn´t use one more, stupid.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 3/12/2013 9:10:21 PM     (No. 9221832)

Soda Nazi or Soda Jerk, at least Bloomberg was stopped.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 3/12/2013 9:33:01 PM     (No. 9221849)

Hahahahahahaha!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: kanphil, 3/12/2013 9:46:20 PM     (No. 9221863)

Pinky´s soda decree was unworkable on so many levels, it never could have survived. The judge applied the coup de grace, that´s all.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sw penn, 3/12/2013 10:09:25 PM     (No. 9221880)

"Bloomberg, billionaire, forgets two smalls or mediums cost more than a large at New York movie houses."

Which would, of course, produce more sales tax revenue for the city!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JonR, 3/13/2013 12:10:34 AM     (No. 9221970)

And now, spending more taxpayer money Bloomberg is going to appeal! Nice going NYC!! You sure know how to pick them!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: pickle1, 3/13/2013 12:16:30 AM     (No. 9221978)

Glad to hear this.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: arcady, 3/13/2013 12:26:45 AM     (No. 9221992)

Mayor Bedbug will never give up his quest for more power and control...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: bob913, 3/13/2013 12:44:16 AM     (No. 9222002)

He cost the companies millions and people jobs on a whim.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: rocket scientist, 3/13/2013 4:33:11 AM     (No. 9222090)

This Billionnaire Mayor Bloomberg is a meddling Liberal Jackass. He is mentally ill.
NY can have him. Rush Limbaugh was smart to move out of NYC several years ago. He was constantly harassed with high taxes and constant tax audits. Now they have permanently lost him as a taxpayer. Good riddance to LIberal NYC.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 3/13/2013 7:47:49 AM     (No. 9222244)

I even heard carping from the commentators on NPR last night about this overreach.
Bloomberg forgot to turn on the bathroom fan on this one.

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