• Dima Sadek
  • Nadim Kotiech
  • Wael Al Ladki
  • عمر حرقوص

Plaintiffs
Fadi Hodroj (Poet)
Country
Lebanon
Platform
Twitter
Date of publication
Case status
Open

Case summary

They re-posted a caricature of Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei in the French newspaper Courrier International. The lawyer Hodroj considered that the picture mocking the Khamenei and sued them under articles 388, 317, 484, and 770 of the Penal Code. Wael, Nadim and Dima re-posted a photo of the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution, Ali Khamenei, which was published in the French newspaper Courrier International. Hadruj considered this an insult to Khamenei and decided to sue the three activists based on Articles 388, 317, 484 and 770 of the Penal Code

About the complaint

Station name
Public Prosecution Appeal
Detained?
No

Case details

Charge
sectarian strife
Sentenced?
No

Timeline