France: Political Struggle Over Loi Evin

The health minister of France wants the Loi Evin – France’s alcohol control law – extended while a group of 105 MPs of the ruling party proposed relaxing the law. A relaxation of the legislation, in place since 1991, has been widely discussed in France and 105 MPs from the ruling La République en Marche party last month proposed a law to relax the legislation “in a supervised manner…”