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Dutch marijuana policy not so tolerant, says activist

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Medical marijuana patient Kevin Brown smells marijuana available at The Apothecarium Medical Cannabis Dispensary in San Francisco, Dec. 15, 2011. (Jeff Chiu/Associated Press)
Since the mid-1970s pot has been openly sold in "coffee shops" around the Netherlands, but Dutch authorities are not necessarily as tolerant of marijuana as it might seem.

This month, the government began cracking down on the sale of marijuana to foreigners.

Derrick Bergman is the co-founder of the Dutch non-profit organization, the Society for the Abolition of Canabis Prohibition.

He spoke with Daybreak host Chris Walker by Skype in Eithoven, the Netherlands.
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