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05/12/1933 Prohibition ends

Prohibition in the United States was a nationwide constitutional ban on the production, importation, transportation, and sale of alcoholic beverages that remained in place from 1920 to 1933. The Eighteenth Amendment was repealed in December, with the ratification of the Twenty-first Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.


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  • History 

  • Repeal 

  • Christian views 

  • Effects of Prohibition