Saturday, 19.09. 2015
French Justice Minister Christiane Tobira- French
The Court of Appeal in Paris yesterday confirmed the first primary set in October / October 2014, the magazine “Minute”, is calculated on the right side, a fine of € 10,000 on charges of “insulting specifications racist” against the background of the analogy with the newspaper in a former Justice Minister Christiane Tobira number to “monkey”.
Jean-Marie Molitor magazine director, did not attend one of the hearings, but he thought it was racial and ethnic discrimination not with, but on the “bad taste” only on the part of the editors of the page,
He stressed that the weekly magazine is not a right-wing radical, but it is “free and independent”, as he said, but the court rejected his words, and confirmed that the irony and humor should not with racial references.
The cover of a magazine headline figures in November 2013, the fact that the minister is “smart as a monkey”, accompanied by largely responsible for the size of government, behind the strong reactions in French politics and the media.
And only French minister saying, in response to this magazine, includes that the rhetoric of “extreme violence rejects the right people”, adding: “I can absorb the shock, but the violence that affects my children and my relatives, and anyone who is different, “and not a case against you submit, but anti-racist organizations I took the initiative to do so.
The French court in December / December last year condemned MPs of the “National Front” Party € 3,000, half Ministers also “monkeys” in a tweet on Twitter.