TITLE

All Fired Up About Faith

AUTHOR(S)
Keenan, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a debate on the merits of hate-speech laws in context of the case of Christian preachers vilifying Islam. In March 2002, the Catch the Fire Ministries, conducted a seminar on Islam in Melbourne, Victoria, attended by its pastors Daniel Scot and Danny Nalliah, both accused of preaching Christianity and defaming Islam in the past. Three Muslims at the seminar brought suit against Scot, Nalliah and Catch the Fire under the state's Racial and Religious Tolerance Act.
ACCESSION #
23553735

 

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