North Carolina Liquor Commission

John Stossel

Opinion: BEEReaucrats

Jim Caruso, CEO of Flying Dog Brewery, calls his business a “First Amendment brewery.” That’s because he keeps going to court to defend beer labels. It started in 1995, when Colorado’s Liquor Commission objected to the label, “Good Beer, No S—.” Bureaucrats told him, “Pull the beer from the market, or we suspend your license,”