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Alcohol bans reduce crime in West Auckland

Alcohol bans in West Auckland are being reviewed over the next few months due to new alcohol laws which require evidence of alcohol-related crime.

The Henderson-Massey Local Board is reviewing alcohol bans at parks, town centres, and other public spaces in the West Auckland. 405 more words

Journalism

Our city codes tell us which parks allow us to open up some beers!!

I had a birthday this Saturday :) and honestly I am not a big fan of B-day planning/parties being that my B-day  lands the day after Halloween (November 1st) so everyone is way into Halloween the day before, too drunk to remember the next day so honestly no, Halloween is not a celebration of my liking. 547 more words

Debates about ending alcohol bans in Aboriginal communities in Queensland, Australia

There have been recent debates about lifting alcohol bans in Aboriginal communities in Queensland, Australia. The governments in Queensland and Northern Territories have proposed to lift “grog bans” based on the idea that Aborigines should have the same rights as all Australians, including the right to drink. 152 more words

Substance Use

Drinking restrictions won't stop people drinking.

It was today revealed the government are thinking of different ways to curb Britain’s binge-drinking culture. The measures, which include raising the drinking age and making drinks weaker, are in a bid to eliminate a trend that could cost the deaths of 200,000 people over the next 20 years. 260 more words