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Daily Mirror And Moves To Ban Alcohol For Under 21s

by | 17th, June 2008

drunk2.jpg “SHOULD it be illegal for under-12s to buy booze?” asks the Mirror.

YES ,” says Theresa Cave, a woman whose son was stabbed to death by a drunk.

NO ,” says Frank Sodeen, head of public affairs alcohol concern, whose son has not been stabbed to death by a drunk.

The Mirror says the Scottish government is set to announce a ban on under 21s buying alcohol in shops. So no matter what Theresa or Frank think, Scottish politicos know best.

And we should support their decision. The facts are awful. Did you know that 8,072 teenage drinkers were admitted to hospital last year.

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