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We know booze is a culture problem

From The Dominion:

Editorial: Booze laws not enough

Trying to curb binge drinking is presently exercising the minds of MPs, who are in the midst of passing the Alcohol Reform Bill.

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The Mammoth Task about Alcohol

So the government’s been working on the Alcohol Reform Bill generally based on Law Commission recommendations.

Drunk people filling hospital A&E’s, alcohol-fuelled violence in bars, binge drinking, getting wasted. 748 more words

The Great Alcohol Debate - tonight

“SHOULD THE DRINKING AGE BE RAISED?”

Wednesday 25th July
Castle 1 Lecture Hall
Otago University Debating Society and OUSA

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Are 18 year olds too young to buy off-licence? 167 more words

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RTD debate - contributed facts

On a previous post Mark Unsworth (consultant to Independent Liquor) provided some detailed facts  – unverified but no reason to doubt them:

“Lets throw some facts into the debate.” 592 more words

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Popping alcopop popularity

The Alcohol Reform Bill aims at lopping the lapping of loaded lolly water.

Alcopops (RTD) – high sugar cordial type drinks with alcohol added – are believed to be a major contributor to drunkenness and binge drinking, especially amongst young women. 415 more words

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The Great Alcohol Debate

“SHOULD THE DRINKING AGE BE RAISED?”

Wednesday 25th July
Castle 1 Lecture Hall
Otago University Debating Society and OUSA

Event on Facebook

Are 18 year olds too young to buy off-licence? 167 more words

Politics

Maori Party on the Alcohol Reform Bill

Te Ururoa Flavell (MP for Waiariki) and the Maori Party are proposing significant amendments to the Alcohol Reform Bill to address alcohol related harm.

Alcohol harm drives Maori Party to propose significant changes to Bill… 865 more words

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