bootlegger


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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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Bootleggers responded swiftly and negatively, with representatives of different associations going to the media to say that regulation is about safety, not self-interest.
This year's fall fashion collection is very exciting and makes for a perfect pairing with the new jean collection," says Bootlegger President, Chris Phillips.
The court was told he was receiving a weekly 'salary' of Dhs500 in the three months before his arrest and also pocketed bribes from another unidentified bootlegger in return for keeping quiet about their deals.
Spokesman David Wood added: "Langley's the last of the big bootleggers to be brought to justice.
Some bootleggers argue they download music because high street store CDs are too expensive -but this does not hold much water with the BPI.
Although West estimates that bootleggers account for about 50% of his clientele, he rejects suggestions that the rise in his trade has caused the demise of many licensed independents in England and the south-east in particular.
One of the team headed by DSP Ashraf Shah included ASI Asif and others and arrested a bootleggers Mohammad Khalil resident of sector F-6/1 Islamabad and recovered 54 wine bottles from him.
A policeman allegedly took a bribe of Dh5,000 from a bootlegger for not reporting him to the police for violating the residency law, a court heard.
Bootlegger, then, is a term for those who benefit economically, and Baptist for those who provide moral cover for the regulations.
Potlis, or 250-ml pouches of this alcohol is available for just Rs10,Eoe1/4A[yen] said a bootlegger from AhmedabadEoe1/4aos Charranagar area.
Jones is only the second bootlegger in Scotland to have his assets frozen.
Thursday to report that she saw three men in a pickup truck dumping mail off Soledad Canyon Canon Road into a ravine somewhere between Crown Valley Road and Bootlegger Road.