Thousands of people demonstrated on Sunday in Brussels, Neufchateau where Mr Bourlet is chief prosecutor Antwerp and Hasselt to show their support for Judge Connerotte and Mr Bourlet. The two men have been seen as crusaders digging to find the truth in the scandal which erupted in August when Mr Dutroux, the convicted child rapist, was arrested.
Readings are frequently held in an informal atmosphere at the equally charming bar next door, which owner Gert De Bie co-runs.
Any proposed deal Britain strikes with the EU will require a similar ratification process where all nations must agree and the Belgian town could torpedo any agreement.
"I will not give powers to the federal government, and Belgium will not sign CETA on October 18," Paul Magnette, Wallonia’s leader, told the regional parliament.
Looking at its date of birth, Het Voorwoord (or ‘The Preface’) is a pretty brave enterprise.
The relatively new venue opened up shop about six years ago, around the time independent bookstores everywhere were being forced to call it quits due to declining sales.
BELGIUM's highest court yesterday took a popular examining magistrate of the Marc Dutroux paedophilia and murder case, sparking an immediate outcry from the public still reeling from the horrific revelations.