SF Beats Big Soda Attempt to Block Warning Label Law

SF Beats Big Soda Attempt to Block Warning Label Law
May 18, 2016 Public Health Advocates

On May 17, 2016, the United States District Court found that the mandatory warning labels did not violate beverage companies’ or advertisers’ First Amendment rights. The decision holds that the information that the warnings provide is factual and accurate, and that the warnings are unlikely to prevent beverage companies from advertising in San Francisco. Advocates now wait to see if the industry will appeal this decision. Stay tuned!