NYC Mom Calls On Bars To Help Fight Binge Drinking After Daughter’s Death (5/1/13)

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The mother of a Broadway actress who died after a late-night whiskey binge has slammed the bar that served her for not calling time on her drinking before she overdosed on alcohol.

Shana Dowdeswell, 23 - who has acted onstage with Cynthia Nixon and appears in the new Robert De Niro movie 'The Big Wedding' - died five days after downing several shots in a New York bar called The Basement last December.

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