Wine in grocery stores could be up to Tn voters - FOX13 News, WHBQ FOX 13

Wine in grocery stores could be up to Tn voters

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (FOX13) -

Legislation was filed Thursday that would leave it up to individual municipalities to decide if wine should be available in grocery stores.

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After years of back and forth in Nashville on opening wine sales beyond liquor stores, the sponsors of the bill decided it should be up to the voters.

A local governing body could put the issue up for referendum.

If this bill passes in this legislative session, you could see the question on the ballot in 2014.

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