Local option; three dry counties (2016), other counties, cities have various restrictions on bar/liquor sales, hours of sale of hard liquor, beer/wine (some limit Sunday sales); Miami-Dade County allows liquor stores open 24 hours; beverages of exactly 6.234 percent alcohol by volume considered legally intoxicating; imposes limit of 153 proof on alcohol; possession of under one gallon of “moonshine whiskey” a misdemeanor, over a gallon a felony; prohibits sale of devices that mix alcohol products with pure oxygen or other gases for inhalation.


State law permits the wives, husbands or relatives of addicted “habitual drunkards” to give written notice to local alcohol sellers not to serve them alcoholic drinks, and thereafter selling alcohol to such a person is punishable as a misdemeanor.

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