Pick a Side
On May 30, 2012, NYC Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, announced the Portion Cap Rule that would require food service establishments in the City (“FSEs”) to cap at 16 ounces the size of cups and containers used to offer, provide and sell sugary beverages. In 2014 the state’s height court refused to reinstate NYC’s New York soda ban ruling a major victory for American Soda industries? In your own opinion does the “Soda Ban” infringe upon consumers rights to purchase goods, why or why not? Did the ban go far enough to curtail consumption for example allowing fruit juices and diet drinks? Use 3 sources and citations to support your claim. You may use one of the following sources to support your opinion?