Public drunkenness decriminalised in Vic

By Benita Kolovos and Andi Yu
Updated February 19 2021 - 6:39am, first published 6:35am
Tanya Day was fatally injured while in police custody after her arrest for being drunk on a train.

Victoria's upper house has passed a bill to decriminalise public drunkenness, 30 years after it was first recommended by a royal commission into Aboriginal deaths in custody.

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