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# mup - Sunday 21 August, 2016

FactCheck: Is minimum unit alcohol pricing "proven" to work?

Health Promotion Minister Marcella Corcoran Kennedy made a big claim about the effectiveness of the government’s alcohol policy, this week. We tested it.

# mup - Monday 10 February, 2014

860 fewer people would be killed by alcohol every year if minimum pricing was introduced

New research shows it would have negligible effects on low income moderate drinkers’ alcohol consumption and spending.