Amsterdam mayor: Coffeeshops to remain open to tourists

Nov 2, 2012 Full story: IamExpat

On November 1, Amsterdam mayor Eberhard van der Laan told the Volkskrant that tourists can continue to visit coffeeshops in the capital city, following the announcement of plans by the new coalition government to scrap the so-called "weed pass." The outgoing government introduced the weed pass law, which banned the sale of marijuana to foreigners ... (more)

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andy colapinto

Seaford, NY

#1 Nov 8, 2012
good i have been going to adam since 1982 and have friends in the business and they could have been hurt by this.thank god they have some politians with brains and balls!!!! not like the corrupt a holes running the u.s.a. god bless the dutch..harteijk dank tot ziens!!!!!!!!!!
Andy nyuen

Salt Lake City, UT

#2 Nov 9, 2012

Newport, UK

#3 Nov 9, 2012
Thank Christ for that!!!!

Austin, TX

#5 Nov 17, 2012
I guess they crunched the numbers abnd found out how many Gulden the city would lose out on.

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