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# Prohibition

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Voices
Opinion: Most young people involved in street-level dealing are among our most vulnerable citizens
Youth worker Eoin Lynagh is part of a group calling for an end to prohibition.
# Prohibition
Sale of alcohol should be restricted if we're facing another lockdown, Vintners' Federation says
CEO Padraig Cribben said restrictions on the sale of alcohol from off licences and supermarkets should be considered.
# anne butterly
Manager of Credit Union that owed €2 million is prohibited from working in financial services
Last November, a liquidator was appointed to Rush Credit Union.
# party culture
Stanford University has decided to ban spirits at student parties
The policy has been criticised as a tone-deaf response to the Stanford rape case.
# Not so fast
Saudi police find 48,000 cans of Heineken disguised as Pepsi
Sneaky.
# concerns
Was your favourite eatery closed over food safety concerns in August?
The FSAI has reported seven closure orders and one prohibition order from last month.
# Prohibition
Prohibition: When alcohol was banned in America
It was made illegal to buy, sell or manufacture alcohol in 1920 in the United States. Here’s what happened next.
# roaring twenties
Is The Great Gatsby any good? Here’s the answer…
Hello old sport, do join us for a rip-roaring review of tassle-dress champagne-athons, polo-playing cads and a love story for the ages.
# high spirits
Caretaker accused of drinking $100,000 worth of rare whiskey
The vintage spirit was about 100 years old.
Voices
Column: Prohibiting drugs hasn’t worked – so why are we still trying?
Making drugs illegal has done little but enrich criminals and sow violence. We need a proper debate on legalisation – and soon, writes Danny Kushlick.