Turkish Pianist Sentenced For Twitter Postings

Fazil Say, given a 10-month suspended sentence for insulting Islam and offending Muslims, said the accusations against him offended human rights.

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    Fazil Say, a renowned Turkish pianist, was sentenced to 10 months in prison in 2013 for “defaming Islam.” His crime was retweeting lines lampooning religious orthodoxy. What will become of Atatürk’s ...
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