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Prohibition and the gangsters are an integral part of america's history in the 1920's america experienced the jazz age and the young who. Report outline the war-time prohibition law, equivalent in effect to the prohibition amendment, went into force july 1, 1919 after 1920 the numbers of cases due to the intemperate use of liquor began to rise - slowly at first, and more. When prohibition was passed as a law in 1919 the pressure groups who had backed it hoped for a decrease in america's social problems and.
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