War on alcohol threatens individual freedom   Leave a comment

This article was first published for the Free Society in August 2008

With the summer holidays in full swing, the government’s attention has predictably turned to teenage drinking. Following a ‘successful’ pilot in West Lothian where a ban on selling alcohol to under 21’s at the weekends was implemented, the ‘Changing Scotland’s Relationship with Alcohol’ consultation paper suggested that a blanket ban on selling any alcohol to under 21’s become law across Scotland.

The rest of this article can be found here: http://www.thefreesociety.org/Issues/Food-and-Drink/war-on-alcohol-threatens-individual-freedom

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Posted February 4, 2011 by suzydean in Alcohol

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