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Gillespie, Alistair A (2008) Test purchasing of alcohol. Irish Criminal Law Journal, 18, (4), p. 98.

Section 14 of the Intoxicating Liquor Act 2008 inserts a provision into the Intoxicating Liquor Act 1988 which will permit An Garda Siochana to employ juveniles, aged 15 to 18 to act as test purchaser on licensed premises. This article explores what the legal implications of the use of juvenile test purchases are and will concentrate on three discrete issues: entrapment, privacy and protection of the child.

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