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O.C. city bars alcohol vendors from breaking up six packs in bid to reduce public drunkeness

January 6, 2010 | 11:26 am

The Daily Pilot reports that the Costa Mesa City Council is attempting to cut down on public drunkenness by changing the rules for some alcohol vendors:  No more breaking up six-packs.

The council approved new requirements -- which apply to new stores or existing stores that want to expand. Bottles and cans can't be separated from a set and sold, the council voted.  

Read the full story here at the Daily Pilot.