Sharia for New Year’s

Last September, a man named Mark Feigin posted five comments on the Facebook page of an Islamic center. They were not Islam-friendly. “THE MORE MUSLIMS WE ALLOW INTO AMERICA,” he wrote, “THE MORE TERROR WE WILL SEE.” He called Islam “dangerous” and said it has “no place in western civilization.” A couple of his comments included vulgar or profane language. On December 20, the State of California sued Feigin, charging him with violation of a penal code that reads, in part:

“Every person who, with intent to annoy or harass, makes repeated telephone calls or makes repeated contact by means of an electronic communication device… to another person is… guilty of a misdemeanor.”

According to the state Attorney General’s office, Feigin was guilty of a crime because he had engaged in “repeated harassment” of people whose religion he sought to “mock and disparage.”

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  • Tooth&Claw

    The statue reads ‘person’. A singular person. This was directed to a group. Not a person. In addition, 5 comments do not harassment make , and if the center was upset by it, let them sue. The state needs to keep out of it.

  • Shebel

    I,on the other hand —
    Love Muslims.
    Especially the ones that want to –
    KILL me.