January 25th, 2017

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[Eugene Volokh] ‘Germany will abolish law against insulting foreign heads of state’

[Eugene Volokh] ‘Germany will abolish law against insulting foreign heads of state’

So reports a CBS News headline to an AP story:

[German] Justice Minister Heiko Maas on Wednesday said Germany was abolishing a law requiring the government’s permission to allow the prosecution of anyone deemed to have insulted a foreign head of state, saying it was “outdated and unnecessary.”…

Posted by Michael Zeleny on 25 Jan 2017, 22:18

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