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Minnesota Sunday liquor-law feud comes to a quiet halt

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ST. PAUL — State lawmakers pushing to chip away at — and eventually repeal — the Minnesota law that prohibits liquor stores from opening on Sundays threw in the towel Friday.


The effort is dead, for now.

“I guess I consider the Rest In Peace date on this today, for the 2014 session,” Sen. Roger Reinert, DFL-Duluth, said Friday. “Clearly this is it for liquor this session.”

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