Turkish lawyer arrested for insulting Erdoğan

A Turkish lawyer was arrested April 21 for “insulting” President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan during a job interview to become a judge.

“You are not going to let me become a judge anyway. You are the men of Erdoğan the fascist,” Umut Kılıç, a lawyer registered at the bar association of the inner Aegean province of Afyonkarahisar, allegedly said during an argument with the judges who interviewed him, according to sources who spoke to daily Hürriyet…

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  • Martin B

    The best way to show you’re not a fascist is to arrest anyone who says you’re a fascist.

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      The first rule of Erdogan Club is you do not talk about Erdogan Club.
      The second rule of Erdogan Club…

  • Don’t you just hate douchebags that don’t believe in freedom of speech?

    • dance…dancetotheradio

      Maybe Erdogan thinks he’s the Second Coming of Big Mo.

  • Gettingby

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