No more cheap drinks could mean fewer cheap drunks, study shows

Could a legal minimum price for liquor address SA's heavy drinking?

19 May 2019 - 00:02 By CORNÉ VAN WALBEEK and GRIEVE CHELWA

In May last year Scotland introduced a minimum unit price of 50p (R9) per unit (8g) of alcohol, with the aim of reducing abusive drinking

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