Michigan Council on Alcohol Problems

American Alcohol and Drug Information Foundation

 

 412 N. Walnut,  Lansing, Michigan 48933       (517) 708-2986

 
 

MICAP RECAP

2004
January   Whatever happened to the Temperance Movement
March   Super Bowl XXXVIII – More about sex and beer then about football
March   Snowmobilers warned of alcohol risks
April   Banning beer ads from college sporting events

  May

  MICAP joins coalition to prevent online alcohol sales
May   Howell Big Boy hopes liquor license will attract new customers while maintaining image as a family restaurant.
August   Alcohol-tobacco addiction link further documented by new research

September

  Compulsive gambling competes with alcohol, tobacco and other drugs as America’s addition choice in the new Millennium

October

  Tailgating turns ugly as 20 sent to hospital emergency rooms with BACs in Excess of 0.30 percent
November   Alcohol-Free Sports TV Campaign gains momentum:  227 schools signed up as CSPI launches new effort
       
2005
March Has MSU solved the problem of binge drinking?
April   NCAA under pressure to ban alcohol ads from college games

June

  Big Boy has new look, but continues as largest alcohol-free restaurant chain in Michigan
August   Direct shipping ruling threatens 3-tier alcohol distribution system
October   Whatever happened to the Temperance Movement?
December   Are American Drinking Patters Ready for Another Change?
       
2006
January   The Easiest Place for Kids to Get Beer
March  

 Got Beer?  Anheuser-Busch Plots Health Pitch

April   As Youth Gambling Rises, Addiction Concerns Increase
December  

 Fetal Alcohol Syndrome:  A State and National Tragedy

       
2007
April  

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

June   Harvard Study Confirms Tobacco Companies Increased Nicotine Levels in Cigarettes
August   MICAP Stands by its Historic Position:  The Legal Drinking Age Should be 21!
October   The National Campaign to Remove Alcohol Ads from Sports Broadcasting is Making Progress
December   Taxation and Beverage Alcohol
       
2008
 February   Alcohol Consumption, Health, and “The Burden of Disease”
April   April is Alcohol Awareness Month
June   Yet Another Casino?
August    Operating while Intoxicated (OWI) in Michigan
October   Alcoholic Drinks Spiked with Caffeine and Other Products
December   MillerCoors Puts “Sparks Red” on Hold
       
2009
February    Taxation and Beverage Alcohol:  Federal Excise Taxes
April    Taxation and Beverage Alcohol, Part III (Guest Article)
 

THE MICHIGAN COUNCIL ON ALCOHOL PROBLEMS
AMERICAN ALCOHOL AND DRUG INFORMATION FOUNDATION

412 N. Walnut, Lansing, Michigan  48933
Phone:  (517) 708-2986; E-mail: info@MICAP.org