County officials took immediate action to ensure that the boy had no access to firearms and that the threats were false. After reviewing the evidence, Schuyler County Family Court Judge Dennis Morris determined that the boy should be removed from the home for his own good.
Ms Sultan refers to the case of Lars Hedegaard; he was convicted of the crime of saying, more or less, that Muslim men have no respect for women and often abuse young female relatives.
At least that's what he's accused of saying; I've only seen a summary, which Hedegaard says was written by the prosecutor and doesn't reflect his words.
I don't know what Hedegaard really said, and I don't know whether he was right or wrong. But that isn't the issue here. The Danish censorship law makes it a crime to criticize a religious group even if the criticism is valid. In a free country, you're allowed to make such a statement even if it is false.
In Denmark, honest discussion of that question is forbidden a priori. This demonstrates how little freedom of speech exists in Denmark. Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff was fined in Austria for calling the Qur'an "evil" and saying that "Muslims want war". There is evil in lots of religions' holy books.
But whether she was right is not the point. The point is that a free country does not prosecute people for political statements. We must defend everyone threatened by state or private violence for criticizing any religion or its adherents, either in theory or in practice.
China has arrested followers of a cult that says the world will end this Friday.
It might be appropriate to force them to walk around on the street on Saturday wearing signs saying "I said the world would end yesterday.
Even these huge fines will not end corruption in banks that believe they are "too big to fail".
The banksters will only look for more subtle forms of corruption and hide their plans better. What is needed is to knock down the profitability and size of banks.The latest breaking news on Odessa NY and Schuyler County, including sports, business, government, and people, with calendar of events and classified ads.
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Washington Post, to its credit, has been running a series on "poor and white in rural America" telling how job loss, wage reductions, rising serious drug addiction are devastating this group of people to the extent their life expectancy is falling.