An appeal was filed on Feb 27, 2007 on behalf of Abdel Karim Suleiman, the first Egyptian blogger to be convicted of defaming Islam and the Egyptian president.Read the whole thing. Egyptian Blogger Abdel Karim Suleiman Did Not Blow Himself Up in a Train Station
Tomorrow (March 12, 2007) will be his first appeal session. The venue is Alexandria, his home city, at Alexandria's courts of appeal. Karim was sentenced to four years in prison.
Sunday, March 11, 2007
Sharia vs. the Constitution?
A preview of what First Amendment rights would look like if Sharia took precedence over the Constitution.