Make no mistake, Oberman was breaking the law. He admitted that he was homebrewing in Alabama and he was distributing the beer to friends. His beer was even stronger than 6% ABV. Homebrewing is illegal in Alabama, and comes with a $2000 USD fine and up to a year in jail. <...>More
He stands to lose joint custody of his daughter, and his security clearance job. "At this point, I am very close to the decision to completely give up the best hobby in the world until such time that it is no longer illegal here in AL. This is a decision that I have not taken lightly, but my family has to come first." says Oberman.