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Scottish Labour leader criticised over proposal to end football alcohol ban

Head of domestic abuse organisation calls suggestion by Jim Murphy ‘absolutely crazy’

The leader of the Scottish Labour party, Jim Murphy, has been criticised by women’s organisations working with the victims of domestic abuse after he suggested that the ban on alcohol at Scottish football matches should be lifted.

Speaking on BBC Radio Scotland’s Off the Ball programme on Saturday, Murphy said he was in favour of overturning the ban “on a trial basis”.

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