Lawsuit filed by soft drink makers and restaurant group says Board of Health overstepped authority when it passed regulation Soft drink makers and a restaurant group filed a lawsuit on Friday seeking to block New York mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on large sugary drinks. The mayor’s board of health overstepped its authority when it passed the regulation, the lawsuit said. The plaintiffs include the American Beverage Association and the National Restaurant Association, along with a number of unions and pro-business groups.
Lawsuit filed against New York ban on large sugary drinks
Posted by getsomenews.com on Oct 13, 2012