NE Qns hails soda ruling

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (center) discusses the sugary beverage policy September 13, 2012. (Photo Credit: Spencer T Tucker)

Soon after a judge struck down the so-called soda ban Monday — just a day before the new rule was expected to go into effect — some in Queens’s restaurant community said they supported the court’s decision and railed against the ban.

“It’s a victory for no government intervention,” said Jerry Ambrose, who has been a bartender at Union Jack, at 39-40 Bell Blvd., for more than 10 years.

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