Prosecutor Urges Ban Of Boozy Energy Drinks

Law360, New York (October 26, 2010, 1:41 PM EDT) -- A battle is brewing between Phusion Projects LLC, maker of the alcoholic energy drink Four Loko, and state prosecutors who are urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to probe — and perhaps even ban — the potent concoctions some call “liquid cocaine” because they have allegedly made teenagers ill.

On Monday, Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna, who will head the National Association of Attorneys General in June, said he would renew a push for bans and restrictions on the sale of caffeinated malt liquor...
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