alcohol is now illegal
Thats not cool!
Noooo!!! but you cant do that
of course i can im the government
On January 17, 1920, Prohibition began in the United States with the 18th Amendment to the United States Constitution making it illegal to manufacture, transport, or sell alcohol. Despite these bans, there was still a very high demand for it from the public.
This created an atmosphere that tolerated crime as a means to provide liquor to the public, even among the police and city politicians.
Not explicitly related to Mafia involvement the murder rate during the Prohibition Era rose from 6.8 per 100,000 individuals to 9.7
within the first three months preceding the Eighteenth Amendment, a half of million dollars in bonded whiskey was stolen from government warehouses.
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