Daddy and his best friend were bad about making shine, until the revenuers shut them down. I understand that it’s legal now, for your own consumption, but whiskey is cheap enough that I don’t have to resurrect the old man’s recipe.
Wasn’t Sutton a North Carolina man? Distilling has been illegal there since before the first Revolution. Striking down federal statutes is fine, but, like so many other long-running battles, it’s state by state.