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[thejournal.ie] , Hosford, Paul Court ruling means minimum pricing for alcohol in Ireland could be illegal. (23 Dec 2015)

URL: http://www.thejournal.ie/alcohol-minimum-pricing-e...

The European Court of Justice has ruled that a Scottish plan to introduce minimum pricing of alcohol is illegal.

The court was responding to a case brought by the Scotch Whisky Association (SWA). Today, the court ruled that the Scottish law would restrict the market.....


Item Type:News
Source:thejournal.ie
Date:23 December 2015
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