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Rather Than Banning Alcohol, NJ College Combats Binge Drinking Through Education

Dartmouth College is making a bold move to combat binge drinking and sex assaults on campus by banning all hard liquor, beginning this spring. But is that the right approach?


Actress Shana Dowdeswell on March 4, 2009. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

NYC Mom Calls On Bars To Help Fight Binge Drinking After Daughter’s Death

Shana Dowdeswell, a 23-year-old actress who appeared on “Law & Order,” died of alcohol poisoning on December 12 days after she was found collapsed outside her family’s home after drinking heavily at local bars.


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Stamford High Cracks Down In Wake Of Alcohol Poisoning

A tough cell phone search program is being credited for saving a Stamford High School freshman who got into trouble with alcohol.