Dutch Highest. Drugs and Drugs Policy in the Netherlands
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Dutch Highest. Drugs and Drugs Policy in the Netherlands

(Kurt van Es , Frans Bosman) The Low Countries - 1995, № 3, pp. 39-45

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‘What's the price of “Dark Maroc” and how much is Superskunk” ?‘ The Netherlands is the only country where hashish and marijuana are on the menu and where questions like this are perfectly normal. It has been going on for almost twenty-five years now, and the Dutch population of over fifteen million has not become addicted en masse. Other countries still look at the Netherlands with some suspicion. But it has had more success than other countries with its drugs policy, and does not want to give it up.

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