November 2016

The Turkish government has rejected a controversial bill that would have made their country the first in the world to implement the proposal, first made by disgraced blogger David Futrelle, that child rapists should be pardoned if they agree to marry their victims. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-38061785 Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim has withdrawn a bill that pardons…

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Good news regarding our old friend Eivind Berge in Norway. Eivind has been successful in his appeal against wrongful imprisonment in 2012 (over alleged incitement to harm police officers through his blog writings) and the court awarded him over $4,000 in compensation. He has posted his reaction here : http://eivindberge.blogspot.sk/2016/11/the-verdict.html

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