Defending the right to offend, shock or disturbhttp://www.ifex.org/international/2009/09/09/insult_laws/
Publisher: World Press Freedom Committee
Date Written: 10/09/2009
Year Published: 2009
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX9575
Insult laws are designed to protect politicians, government leaders and officials and state institutions, arming the state with access to resources and legal doctrines that no other citizen has.