The fundamentalist Christian party SGP has sacked one of its councillors in the fishing town of Urk after he was given community service sentence.
The councillor’s company was aklso fined €25,000 for its role in a massive fish quota fraud. The party says the convictions are at odds with its strict adherence to biblical principles.
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