Despite health arguments, MUP will not reduce harmful drinking
The anti-alcohol lobby won’t be satisfied until drinkers are pariahs
The devil’s in the details in terms of enforcement and compliance
Some sources of alcohol are beyond minimum unit pricing’s reach
Minimum pricing will penalise everyone without solving the problems
Health lobby attempts to draw children into debate is just hysteria
Proposals in Dundee seek to reduce number of new premises.
Decisions founded on speculation will be open to challenge
Trouble can follow if a licensee moves beyond their operating plan.
If measure crosses finish line, health campaigners won’t stop there By Jack Cummins THE Scottish Government’s long-running struggle to introduce minimum unit pricing (MUP) reached a...