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Egyptian satirist questioned for insulting Mursi, freed on bail – Reuters UK

NDTV Egyptian satirist questioned for insulting Mursi, freed on bailReuters UKBy Tom Perry. CAIRO | Sun Mar 31, 2013 6:33pm BST. CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian prosecutors questioned Egypt's most popular television satirist on Sunday over allegations that he insulted President … Continue reading

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Egypt movie star acquitted of insulting Islam

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s Adel Imam, the Arab world’s most famous comic actor, had a conviction and three-month prison sentence for insulting Islam in his films and plays overturned on appeal, a state newspaper reported on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Egyptian film star sentenced for insulting Islam

CAIRO (Reuters) – The Arab world’s most famous comic actor, Adel Imam, has received a three-month jail sentence for insulting Islam in films and plays, a court document showed on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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US citizen jailed for insulting Thai monarchy

Embassy concerned at severity of sentence after blog posting leads to lèse majesté conviction Financial Times – Asia homepage

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