raging bitch beer http://michiganradio.org en Judge to decide if Flying Dog can sell latest beer in Michigan http://michiganradio.org/post/judge-decide-if-flying-dog-can-sell-latest-beer-michigan <p>Should the state of Michigan&rsquo;s liquor control commission be allowed to ban the sale of a certain beer based on its name? That&rsquo;s the question a federal judge in Grand Rapids will decide, following arguments this week.</p><p>People can buy several kinds of <a href="http://flyingdogales.com/">Flying Dog beer </a>in Michigan already; In-heat wheat, Doggie Style pale ale, and Horn Dog barley wine for starters.</p><p>The state of Michigan argues the name of Flying Dog&rsquo;s latest beer is a &ldquo;sexist, derogatory and demeaning portrayal of women.&rdquo;</p><p>Alan Gura is the brewery&rsquo;s attorney.</p><blockquote><p>&nbsp;&ldquo;The liquor commissioners don&rsquo;t happen to like the name of Flying Dog&rsquo;s Raging Bitch beer. They think it&rsquo;s very offensive, we simply think that&rsquo;s too bad.&rdquo; Thu, 09 Jun 2011 20:02:53 +0000 Lindsey Smith 2832 at http://michiganradio.org Judge to decide if Flying Dog can sell latest beer in Michigan