Access vs. Egress

December 18, 2013

  • 223 Intoxicating Liquors
  • 223VI Offenses
  • 223k145 k. Keeping Open at Prohibited Times.

223 Intoxicating LiquorsThe proprietor of a barroom is not guilty of violating Act Cong. March 3, 1893, § 6, 27 Stat. 565, providing that on Sunday every barroom in the District shall be kept closed, and no intoxicating liquors sold, by opening his barroom merely for the purpose of entering his house, there being no other means of ingress or egress.

Hannan v. D.C., 12 App. D.C. 265 (D.C. Cir. 1898)