1/24/2013

The NAACP and a network of Hispanic groups have joined a lawsuit brought by beverage makers, restaurant operators and other opponents of New York City's looming ban on sodas bigger than 16 ounces. Among other issues, the groups say the measure will hurt small, minority-owned food businesses like hot dog vendors whose customers will be able to buy larger sodas at 7-Eleven and other chains not regulated by the city.

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