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City pol: Nix pub crawls

Last crawl for alcohol!

Late-night revelers who like to hop from bar to bar to bar might soon be out of luck if an Upper East Side lawmaker gets his way.

Democratic Assemblyman Micah Kellner has introduced a bill that would pull the plug on pub crawls by yanking the liquor licenses of bars that promote the boozy block-by-block odysseys.

“It creates mayhem,” Kellner said. “We’re not trying to legislate common sense. What we can legislate is licensed liquor establishments promoting and enabling dangerous behavior.”  Read More