Initiative amendment adding sections 26 and 27 to article I of constitution. Prohibits the manufacture, sale, gift, or transportation wholly within the state, of intoxicating liquors: permits any citizen to enjoin violations; makes the showing that the manufacture, use, sale, gift or transportation was for medicinal, scientific, mechanical or sacramental purposes, a defense to civil and criminal actions, and requires regulation by law of such acts for said purposes: prohibits transportation into this state of intoxicating liquors, unless shown to be for such purposes, subject, however, to United States laws: prescribes and authorizes penalties.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 355536; A: 40.4; N: 524781; B: 59.6
Samuel W. Odell
William Schuldt, Sec'y California State Brewers' Ass'n
PROHIBITION California Proposition 34 (1914).