Direct Shipping Fight Not Over Yet

Published: 06/24/2005

The debate over direct-to-consumer wine shipments finally has been settled, following the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling last month. Or has it? The court last month invalidated laws in 24 states, including Ohio, that restrict direct-to-consumer wine sales, finding that laws banning such sales are contrary to the U.S. Constitution's rules governing interstate commerce.