Mr Finnie’s call follows a petition presented to the Scottish Parliament by the Coalition Against Raising the Drinking Age in Scotland (CARDAS).
Mr Finnie said: ‘Liberal Democrats have consistently opposed this preposterous plan.
‘There is general consensus that the government must take action to tackle alcohol abuse, but demonising a whole generation of young people is not the answer. The SNP must drop this proposal.’
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