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Are Sydney’s late night premises built on a shaky premise?


Of all the arguments Grogwatch has heard against the Sydney licensing reforms (only one of which is actually the ‘lockout’) the most difficult to judge is the claim that it…

Freedom from assault trumps 24/7 public drinking


In this second part of our series on the so-called ‘lockout laws’ making headlines in Sydney and Queensland, we look at the philosophy behind the laws – why your right…