Speech & Protest Archives - RightsInfo

Human rights means that we are free to speak our minds in public, journalists’ sources must be protected, the state can’t interfere with peaceful protests without a good reason.

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Speech & Protest
1996
Europe

Gratuitously offensive imagery is not protected by free speech

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A film which involved erotic scenes between Jesus Christ and a nun was banned for breaking the law on blasphemy. This was a lawful restriction. The right to freedom of expression did not apply to gratuitously offensive material concerning religious figures.

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