NEW ZEALAND: NZ MPs listen to drinks lobbyists and vote against health warnings

By David Robertson | 9 November 2000

Despite massive legal and lobbying efforts by the cash-rich drinks industry, many governments are considering following the US in demanding health warnings on bottles of alcohol. The industry has just escaped in New Zealand where members of parliament have voted down a private member's bill to f

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Despite massive legal and lobbying efforts by the cash-rich drinks industry, many governments are considering following the US in demanding health warnings on bottles of alcohol. The industry has just escaped in New Zealand where members of parliament have voted down a private member's bill to f

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