Prohibition, Liberty and the Mass

November 1921
America;11/5/1921, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p62
The author believes that the U.S. Congress has committed a violation against the Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution. According to the author, the Constitution has not granted Congress the power to define whether a liquor is intoxicating or not. Yet, the author states, Congress has assumed that power by imposing restrictions upon the use of liquors not intended for beverage purposes but for the alleviation of pain, for processes in science and the arts and for the Holy Sacrifice of the Mass.


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