FILE - In this June 1, 2011, file photo, Chris Taketa prepares a drink in the food prep area in the back of Dojo sushi restaurant, in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church has issued a sweeping defense of... more 
FILE - In this June 1, 2011, file photo, Chris Taketa prepares a drink in the food prep area in the back of Dojo sushi restaurant, in Salt Lake City. The Mormon church has issued a sweeping defense of Utah's famously strict liquor laws, drawing a line against tourism, restaurant and bar industry advocates who have helped ease alcohol regulations in recent years. Ahead of the upcoming legislative session, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints posted to its website a hefty multimedia policy statement urging lawmakers to uphold rules that church leaders say are "closely tied to the moral culture of the state." (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart, File) less 
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