Posted by: becketfund | October 26, 2006

Netherlands: Court Rejects Cartoon Lawsuit

The Times of London reports that on October 26 the City Court of Aarhus rejected a defamation lawsuit brought by seven Danish Muslim groups against the Jyllands-Posten, the newspaper which first published cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed last September.   Though the Court recognized that they may have caused offense to some, it stated in the decision that in no way had the newspaper belittled Islam.

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