UK TV Channel Bashed With A Huge Fine for Showing Islamic Scholar’s ‘Duty to Kill’ Speech

From The Hollywood Reporter – U.K. Television channel was charged with a huge fine of $156,000 by Britain’s media regulator for airing an Islamic scholar’s speech voicing out to fellow Muslims’ that they had “a duty to kill” people who blasphemed the prophet, Muhammad.

The media regulator accused the TV channel on the grounds of airing contents that “was likely to encourage or incite the commission of crime or to lead to disorder.” in an attempt to accomplish more viewers. It described it as “a digital satellite TV channel primarily aimed at an Asian audience in the U.K. and also broadcast in the Middle East and parts of Asia.”. iBlab, what do you do?.

 

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