Alyn Smith: Whisky association must accept a sound judgment

The European Commission supports Scotland’s legal victory in its fight on minimum pricing.


Published by Scotland on Sunday on 12th May, 2013

The European Commissioner for Health, Tonio Borg, said on Wednesday: “I’m very happy to learn that the litigation regarding the minimum prices has failed in the sense that it has been won by the authorities and, as I have said publicly as well, in principle we are in favour of this approach.” That adds a strong voice to those already calling for this health-giving and life-saving measure.