New York soda ban

NYC Soda Ban Goes Down the Drain (Again)

Drink up, New Yorkers. Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ban on sugary drinks of 16 ounces and up is still dead. The New York State Supreme Court's Appellate division Monday upheld a lower court's ban on the law, which was originally slated to take effect in March.The decision by a four-judge panel found that the New York City Board of Health overstepped its authority.

Bloomberg’s Supersized Soda Ban Fizzles

In a huge victory for big soda and a blow to nutritionists, a New York Supreme Court judge Monday shot down New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on soda servings more than 16 ounces.