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UK smut overlord declares age checks should protect users' privates

Lee D Silver badge

Re: What have I missed?

However:

https://www.drinkaware.co.uk/alcohol-facts/alcohol-and-the-law/buying-alcohol/

It is against the law:

- To sell alcohol to someone under 18 anywhere, and can lead to a maximum fine of £20,000 1 for bar staff/managers or premises may eventually be shut down.

- For an adult to buy or attempt to buy alcohol on behalf of someone under 18.

- For someone under 18 to buy alcohol, attempt to buy alcohol or to be sold alcohol.

If you give your son a drink, that's fine. If you buy a bottle of cider for the kid outside the shop, that's illegal.

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