Marin Institute

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    April 6, 2011
  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Snoop Dogg Gets the Smack Down From Bay Area Alcohol Watchdogs

    He knows how to sell ​It definitely wouldn't be hard to lure kids to any product with a campaign that combines Snoop Dogg, alcohol, and sugar. Which is what has one Marin anti-alcohol group concerned. The Marin Institute is taking on the alcopop industry with an online petition asking Pabst Blue R ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    The Marin Institute Doesn't Want Snoop Dogg Selling You Alcoholic Beverages

    If Snoop Dogg does it, it's gotta be healthy. Right?​Kids, your favorite weed proponent, Snoop Dogg, has moved on: Now the Doggfather is shilling for newfangled caffeinated alco-pop beverage Blast, which is owned by the Pabst Blue Ribbon company. We all know you mindless little monsters like to ge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Alcohol Fee Hard to Swallow

    ZastedThe city's most hard-up drunks do not resemble the folks who'd be funding their treatment under 'Charge For Harm'​Much argumentation -- drunken and sober -- has been made over the "Charge for Harm," the proposed fee on alcoholic beverages the city's Budget and Finance Committee will once aga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2008

    Sandoval to SF: Lose the Booze

    An Examiner article reports today that Supervisor Gerardo Sandoval would like to see the number of liquor stores opened in San Francisco reduced. A proposed measure would ban new stores from opening within 500 feet of another store, a school, or children's recreation center. Initially, Sandoval intr ... More >>

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