GLOBE AND MAIL|
Wednesday, November 8, 2000
World o' bureaucracy
For the past month, Dutch brothels have been legal and subject to a 15-page list of regulations, reports The Sunday Telegraph. "This is a document that has been written by people who have no understanding of what a brothel is," says Mariska Major, a former prostitute who runs the Amsterdam Prostitution Information Centre. "They insist on daylight in the girls' rooms, which will never work for clients. Carpets are banned. They want a special no-smoking zone, separate showers and separate changing rooms for men and women in a brothel?"
Sources: news services.
Created: November 9, 2000
Last modified: November 9, 2000
Commercial Sex Information Service
Box 3075, Vancouver, BC V6B 3X6
Tel: +1 (604) 488-0710