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Teens in Rehab Speak Out

One of the most problematic and also relevant issues relating to Responsible Service of Alcohol at the moment is its effect on the youth, minors in particular. While the law is clear that alcohol should never be served to minors,

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Man Escapes NT Alcohol Treatment Centre

The controversial mandatory alcohol treatment centers have had their first scandal after one of the inmates escaped after being forcibly detained at the facility. The man had been detained at the center for 4 days when he made his get-away,

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Alcoholics in NT face forced Rehab

The Northern Territory’s alcoholics may soon be forced into a3 month rehabilitation according to new legislation passed allowing mandatory alcohol treatment. The legislation has been hugely contested by a number of organisations who say it infringes on human rights. From

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Young Teenage Girls Undergoing Rehab for Alcohol Addiction

According to the executive director at a drug and alcohol recovery program, girls as young as 13 are undergoing rehab for alcohol addiction. Patricia Lavater is the executive director of Esther Foundation and a former Australian of the Year Finalist

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