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Can New York City Force People To Lose Weight?

Can New York City Force People To Lose Weight?

So yesterday I read this article about Mayor Bloomberg’s coming ban on large sugary drinks:
NYC prepares for Tuesday’s limit on size of sugary drinks

And here’s a video on the issue:

Then today I read that a judge blocks the ban at the last minute:
NYC to appeal after judge invalidates ban on large sugary drinks

I watched this video that talks about the judge blocking the ban:

I heard about this proposed ban months ago and heard some different opinions on it. As I think about it I wonder about the effects of something like this ban.