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FREE SPEECH ON TRIAL: Finnish MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT, Päivi Räsänen, will face trial

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FREE SPEECH ON TRIAL: MP who tweeted Bible verses could face prison penalty

A criminal conviction for posting a Bible tweet is now a very real possibility in Finland. On 24 January, former Minister of the Interior Päivi Räsänen will face a criminal trial after being accused of engaging in “hate speech” for publicly voicing her deeply held beliefs on marriage and human sexuality.

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Pastor convicted for prayer returns home on bail for Christmas

This week, Pastor Keshab Raj Acharya was released on bail after being convicted and jailed for sharing gospel tracts and praying with fellow citizens.

UPDATE: Frankfurt court strikes down censorship zone around abortion organisation

 A 40-Days-for-Life prayer group acted lawfully in gathering in front of the Frankfurt branch of the Pro Familia abortion organisation in 2020 – so ruled the Administrative Court of Frankfurt, Hesse, in a judgment handed down on 16 December.

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