Global Quickies: Blasphemy, Excess of Legitimate Defense, and no Legoland for Muslims.
A Legoland theme park in Windsor, England said it had to cancel an Islamic group’s “fun day” and temporarily close for business following a torrent of abusive threats from right wing extremists.
Yakiri, a young woman sent to prison for killing her rapist, is out on bail. She will now be tried for “excess of legitimate defense.” If found guilty, she could face up to 10 years in prison.
Pope Francis said “dick” during a Papal address to thousands in St Peter’s Square. That was clearly an accident. But what he said about no-one doing more to root out pedophelia than the Catholic church, that was on purpose.
KENYA (via Ateorizar)
A pastor has ordered all female congregants to go to the church without bras and panties so they are free in body and spirit to receive Christ.
The Supreme Elections Tribunal ruled against the Costa Rican Evangelical Alliance Federation, finding that this political party violated Costa Rica’s ban on religious propaganda leading up to the elections when it took out a paid advertisement urging voters to cast their ballots according to their religious beliefs.
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