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bootlegger

noun black marketeer, contrabandist, gunrunner, illicit dealer, moonshiner, runner, smuggler
Associated concepts: prohibition, sale of intoxicating liquor
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Drawing on the history of Blue Laws and Prohibition, Yandle noted that public policies tend to be supported by "bootleggers," who saw their incomes increase as a result of a particular policy (as bootleggers did under Prohibition and under Blue Laws), and "Baptists," who supported public policies for moral reasons (Baptists tended to support prohibition and Blue Laws because they believed that alcohol was evil).
Bootleggers and Baptists knew what was in and not in the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
8220;What makes Bootlegger jeans stand-out from the rest?
The policeman asked for Dhs500 in return for covering up for me and I gave him Dhs300," said the bootlegger, who was staying illegally in the UAE.
7 (ANI): Hitting out at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Lal Krishna Advani for sharing the dais with alleged bootleggers during his anti-corruption 'Jan Chetna Yatra,' the ruling Congress Party on Monday said the opposition's double standards have been exposed in Daman and Gujarat.
Page, 63, told the court that bootleggers who sell recordings of live performances without permission, were "breaking the rules legally and morally".
troops are shutting down bootleggers and giving their gas away for free in an effort to control the price of gasoline, protect the livelihoods of gas-station owners and employees, and in the long term, reduce the wait and encourage investment in gas distribution," continued the Times report.
cleo, Ricki's and Bootlegger are widely recognized names that are held in high regard by the Canadian consumer.
In an interview to be screened on GrocerTV (Sky digital Channel 642) next Wednesday, the man who spurred a flood of UK shoppers and bootleggers to cross the Channel to take advantage of lower duties on alcohol and tobacco says he is confident his Calais business can last for the next 50 years.
Bootlegger Drafthouse is located on the beautiful Intracoastal Waterway and has a reputation for being a great place to meet and mingle, making it the perfect spot for this event.
BJP leader Rajendra Rathore, prime accused in the infamous alleged fake encounter of bootlegger Dara Singh, on Monday won the Churu Assembly seat, taking the BJP's tally to 163 in a house of 200 in Rajasthan.
Summary: The Court of Appeal on Sunday upheld the death sentence of a bootlegger and escalated the life term of another to death for kidnapping and killing two rival bootleggers.