Tag Archives: Dormant Commerce Clause

8th Circuit Affirms Decision Denying Wholesaler Licenses to Non-Residents in Southern Wine & Spirits case

Today the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals released its decision in the Southern Wine & Spirits challenge to Missouri’s residency requirements.  You can read our previous posts on this case here, but briefly, in case you’ve forgotten what led to this appeal:  Southern sued when Missouri denied it a wholesaler’s license based on the Missouri […]

Southern Wine & Spirits Files Brief in Case Regarding Missouri Residency Requirements

For those of you interested in the dormant commerce clause challenges to alcohol regulation within the states, here’s a real treat.  The appellate brief in Southern v. Missouri that Southern has just filed.  We’ll be sure to bring you the other briefs once they’re up.