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Force: 'Football alcohol powers vindicated'

Force: 'Football alcohol powers vindicated'

Greater Manchester Police says use of Section 27 directions at high profile match was proportionate and justified as legal action is dropped.

Date - 5th March 2014
By - Cliff Caswell - Police Oracle
A force has claimed that its use of powers designed to prevent alcohol related disorder at football matches has been vindicated after a legal action against their use was dropped.Senior officers with Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said they...
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