Gerd Leers And Maastricht

One of the loudest critics, Gerd Leers, the former mayor of Maastricht, repeatedly rallied against the nation’s lax drug policies in the mid-2000s. He even recorded, "Dope Man," an anti-marijuana song.

18.30 Welcome Reception at the historic Town Hall of Maastricht Opening of the 24th IAF World Apparel Convention by Gerd Leers, Mayor of Maastricht, and Vassilis Masselos, IAF President 20:00 Dinner and IAF International Designer Award Fashion Show at the Gouvernement. Thursday, October 30th, 2008. First Convention day in the Crowne Plaza Hotel

A 60-year-old Afghan man who was deported back to Afghanistan in 2006 after a five-year battle to stay in the Netherlands has been murdered in Kabul by the Taliban, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday.

Gerd Leers, Mayor of Maastricht which earlier angered Belgian authorities by proposing to move its city center coffee shops to the edge of the city, said 60 percent of the people who visit the city’s.

On Thursday, Christian Democrat mayor Gerd Leers of Maastricht, one of the towns calling for legalisation, will defend his plan in the European Parliament in a special session dedicated to drugs.

Maastricht now has a crime rate three times that of similar-size Dutch cities farther from the border. “They come with their cars and they make a lot of noise and so on,” said Gerd Leers, who was.

Gerardus Bernardus Maria "Gerd" Leers. Gastroesophageal reflux disease. Godart van Slijpe 1835 – 1850 Hendrik Nierstrasz 1851 – 1855 Jacques Pascal. “They come with their cars and they make a lot of noise and so on,” said Gerd Leers, who was mayor of Maastricht for eight years.

ABOUT 30 cannabis-vending coffee shops in the south of the Netherlands are to become private members’ clubs at the start of next year to keep out foreign drug tourists. "We will transform the coffee.

May 27, 2005  · Gerd Leers was once a staunch prohibitionist in the Dutch Parliament, but three years as a local leader have changed his perspective. Leers, now the Mayor of Maastricht, a Dutch border city, is.

A plan to make all the cannabis-selling cafes in Limburg province operate as members only clubs is on the verge of collapse, news agency ANP reports on Thursday. Six of the eight local authority areas.

Dutch coffeeshops about to disappear? 29-10-2008 – 8 Comments. The mayor of Maastricht, Gerd Leers, has announced that a ‘weed-congress’ will soon be held in his city. The current policy of tolerance regarding the sales of cannabis will be discussed by the mayors of all border municipalities.

We will transform the coffee shops from open establishments, accessible by all, to closed establishments of which clients need to be members,” Maastricht mayor Gerd Leers said. The coffee shops will.

Maastricht suffering most from drug-related crime Maastricht mayor Gerd Leers calls the current Dutch drugs policy "hypocritical." He says it enables drug-related crime and also increases the sale and.

His success has brought fame as well as honour. In 2008, Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra clinched the prestigious golden Medal of Honour from his hometown Maastricht’s Mayor Gerd Leers. He also.

Gerardus Bernardus Maria "Gerd" Leers. Gastroesophageal reflux disease. Godart van Slijpe 1835 – 1850 Hendrik Nierstrasz 1851 – 1855 Jacques Pascal. “They come with their cars and they make a lot of noise and so on,” said Gerd Leers, who was mayor of Maastricht for eight years.

I think pot is more visible in Vancouver than in this snazzy shopping town. But I’m obviously missing something since 1.5 million drug tourists reportedly come through Maastricht every year to buy weed and drive home. The ‘coffee shop’ Funny story: two years ago when I first arrived in.

General Mart de Kruif, former Dutch Prime Minister Dries van Agt, Minister of State Hans van den Broek, and former Dutch Minister Gerd Leers. Chicago native Reggie Brown has made a career out of.

Nov 19, 2008  · Mayors of nearby town are now worried that their municipalities will see a sudden rise in the number of drug tourists. Therefore Gerd Leers, mayor of Maastricht, has called for a “Weed Top” — a conference to be attended by mayors of all border towns. He does not think it is a good idea for such towns to apply individual policies.

The opium trade generates $6.7 billion a year, with much of that money staying in the hands of farmers and local traffickers, Afghan Deputy Interior Minister Mohammed Daud Daud told reporters at a.

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Gerd Leers, the mayor of the Dutch market town of Maastricht, is taking action to deal with the overflow influx of drug tourists coming across the nearby Belgian and German borders to buy marijuana in Holland’s famous cannabis coffee shops.

Two years ago, Gerd Leers, mayor of the border city of Maastricht, criticized this government policy. Leers said that by allowing possession and retail sales of cannabis but not cultivation or.

General Mart de Kruif, former Dutch Prime Minister Dries van Agt, Minister of State Hans van den Broek, and former Dutch Minister Gerd Leers. Chicago native Reggie Brown has made a career out of.

Immigration minister Gerd Leers is planning to tighten up the procedure for vetting asylum seekers and make it faster by cutting out several layers of the current process, he told the Volkskrant in an.

Gerd Leers. 81 likes. Gerardus Bernardus Maria "Gerd" Leers is a former Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal. He was the Minister for.

In a bid to stop the flow of tens of thousands of Belgian, French, and German marijuana consumers into Dutch border town cannabis coffee shops, the Dutch government announced this week that is investing 150,000 Euros ($213,000) in a pilot membership card program for coffee shop clients in Maastricht. The program was first proposed earlier this year by Maastricht Mayor Gerd Leers.

Gerd Leers was once a staunch prohibitionist in the Dutch Parliament, but three years as a local leader have changed his perspective. Leers, now the Mayor of Maastricht, a Dutch border city, is.

Sep 16, 2007  · Vrijthof. Gerd Leers was in agreement with his decision, but also provided for a solution Sept 8, 2007 "Contract" with the Horeca (Hotel, Restaurant, Cafe) must save the Rieu concerts. Translation John deJong Maastricht 7 September 2007 The Horeca proprietors of the Vrijthof will come together in the coming week to create new regulations in.

Gerd Leers, the mayor of the Dutch market town of Maastricht, is taking action to deal with the overflow influx of drug tourists coming across the nearby Belgian and German borders to buy marijuana in Holland’s famous cannabis coffee shops.

English: Gerardus Bernardus Maria "Gerd" Leers (born July 12, 1951) is a Dutch politician of the Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA). He has been the Minister for Immigration, Integration and Asylum Affairs since October 14, 2010 in the Cabinet Rutte.

Aug 22, 2018  · op 21 juni 2003 werd hier een beeld onthuld door gerd leers, burgemeester van maastricht en de franse ambassadeur anne gazeau-secret. Op het vierkante deel staat aan de voorzijde: TOUS POUR UN UN POUR TOUS en rechts: dit beeld werd aangeboden door de stichting cultuur en bedrijf maastricht het is ontworpen door de beeldhouwer

“Maastricht politics has faced some turbulent times in recent years, with controversial issues like the ‘grass pass’, which our party fundamentally opposed. Questions were also being asked about the integrity of various councillors and of the mayor, Gerd Leers, who was accused of a.

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