…for airing van Gogh’s “Submission.” From AFP, with thanks to the Norwegian Kafir:
COPENHAGEN, Dec 5 (AFP) – A group of Muslims has reported a Danish broadcaster to the police for repeatedly airing a controversial film about Muslim oppression of women, Danish media reported on Sunday.
Some 20 Muslims are pressing charges against Danish public broadcaster Danmarks Radio (DR) for airing recently murdered Dutch filmmaker Theo van Gogh`s film “Submission” in its entirety, as well as for repeatedly showing clips from the film in newscasts.
“My clients feel deeply offended,” Laue Traberg Smidt, the lawyer representing the group, told DR on Sunday, adding that both Muslim clerics and members of the general public were among his clients.
“They have all come to me independently of each other because they feel that Danmarks Radio has gone too far, and that it is ignoring that the film is seen as an extraordinarily serious and manipulative insult against their religion,” he added.