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Dutch drink offenders to get teetotal tag to keep them dry

Reuters Monday, 15 June 2020
People in the Netherlands convicted of crimes related to alcohol abuse will have to wear a special ankle bracelet to monitor their drinking habits once the government has passed the necessary legislation.
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