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The Supreme Court has endorsed this Wednesday the obligation to display the covid passport in leisure and restaurant establishments in Galicia, a measure agreed by the Xunta in August, but which was not endorsed by the Superior Court of Justice of the community. The fourth section of the contentious court of the high court has now upheld the appeal of the Government of Alberto Núñez Feijó against said rejection, considering that the measure is suitable, necessary and proportionate. The magistrates estimate that “the benefit”, “regarding the significant reduction of infections, is much higher than the sacrifice involved in the requirement to present documentation for access to the premises.” For its part, the British Government will offer a third booster dose to the over 50s, health workers and nursing home workers as part of a national program aimed at preventing the spread of covid-19 this winter. British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will release the details at a press conference this afternoon.

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