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Nov 28, 2019

Lifting alcohol laws disappointing and dangerous: emergency service workers

The Premier’s decision today to wind up Sydney’s alcohol laws is disappointing and probably dangerous, emergency service workers say.  The…

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Sep 8, 2019

Premier has jumped the gun on alcohol laws says Keep Sydney Safe

Media release, 8 September 2019: Keep Sydney Safe, representing emergency services in Sydney, says Gladys Berejiklian’s reported announcement that modest…

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Aug 9, 2019

SMH Opinion: You can’t argue with the facts: our lockout laws are saving lives

Pat Gooley, Secretary of the Police Association of NSW: On New Year’s Eve 2013, I was working as a police…

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Aug 8, 2019

ABC: Sydney lockout laws eradicate alcohol-related assault deaths at St Vincent’s Hospital

Sydney’s lockout laws should be extended across the entire state to reduce alcohol-fuelled violence, according to the New South Wales…

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May 30, 2019

Nadine Ezard – Don’t lock out the facts on lockout laws: they’ve made this city safer – SMH

It’s hard not coming to the conclusion that the saga around Sydney’s lockout laws is coming to its denouement. The…

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May 30, 2019

Anthony Grabs: Relaxing lockout laws will lead to more violence – Daily Telegraph

Five years ago, on any Friday or Saturday night, St Vincent’s Hospital’s Emergency Department would be awash with the victims…

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Jan 15, 2019

Newcastle Herald – Calls for Newcastle-style restrictions to be introduced to licensed venues statewide

A new push will be launched today for earlier legal ‘last drinks’ and lockouts for licensed venues – like the conditions in Newcastle CBD,…

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Sep 3, 2018

SMH: Man dead after mob of ‘angry males’ swarms paramedics

A 25-year-old man has died after paramedics say an angry crowd prevented them from treating him in Sydney’s south. Paramedics…

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Aug 15, 2018

SMH: Assaults on paramedics an unacceptable workplace hazard

Sunday’s article by Julie Power exposes the shocking cases of assault experienced every day by NSW paramedics. Power’s story reveals the…

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Sep 29, 2017

Whiskey-a-go-go: Mixers after midnight laws dumped

Miles Godfrey, The Daily Telegraph September 29, 2017 12:00am Sydney’s lockout laws confound celebs Lockout laws create new party zones…

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