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Mar 24, 2012

Toothless tiger won’t change rough pubs – SMH

The NSW government’s ”three strikes” regime for licensed venues began on January 1 and so far two hotels and one club have been disciplined under the scheme, which threatens repeat offenders with the ultimate loss of their liquor licence.

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Mar 22, 2012

Figures show limits on city pubs worked – Newcastle Herald

ALMOST five years ago I wrote an opinion piece for the Newcastle Herald titled “Alcohol crime: whose responsibility is it?”. At the time, I wrote that Newcastle was being talked about for all the wrong reasons as a city of alcohol-related crime.

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Mar 21, 2012

Forum hears of youth alcohol, drug use

Drugs and alcohol are becoming a growing problem for Hunter teenagers, with youngsters getting hooked on cannabis and others believing…

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