Operation Swill

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NJ T.G.I. Friday’s Restaurants Fined $500K For Drink Switching

An operator of TGI Fridays restaurants in New Jersey raided as part of “Operation Swill” has agreed to pay a $500,000 fine for serving customers cheap booze when they paid for top shelf.

07/31/2013

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N.J. Bar Accused Of Substituting Rubbing Alcohol For Premium Liquor

Was that really a Jack and Coke you had in New Jersey? It might not have been, but authorities in the Garden State are working to do something about it.

05/23/2013

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N.J. Bars, Restaurants Accused Of Passing Off Cheap Spirits As Top-Shelf Liquor

More than two dozen bars and restaurants across New Jersey are accused of selling low-quality booze to customers who ordered top-shelf brands.

05/22/2013