Belgium's weirdest laws

Dutchman and Fans of Flanders blogger Jogchum Vrielink has been looking at some of Belgium's most unexpected pieces of legislation. There are a lot of urban myths and no, it isn't illegal to wear a red hat on Antwerp's busiest shopping street - as some people apparently think. However, members of the Dutch royal family are still barred from ascending the throne of the Belgians, while - and we're sure everybody will agree with this piece of legislation - it is still illegal for Belgian bailiffs to seize your last cow.

Read the full blog on the Fans of Flanders website.

Our photo shows Belgium's official gazette in which all the country's laws must be published.

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