The Quiz: Which U.S. state refused to enforce Prohibition?
Explanation : While much of the country adopted and abided by the 18th Amendment, Maryland gave Prohibition a hard pass. Each state was required to create laws enforcing Prohibition within their borders, but Maryland, nicknamed “the free state,” never did. Federal law eventually won out, but Maryland’s drinkers, and its legislators, did not diligently follow suit.
Correct Answer: Maryland