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Court Acquits Dutch Politician Geert Wilders of Hate Speech and Discrimination Against Islam

Politician Geert Wilders - leader of the Dutch Freedom Party - who described Islam as "fascist", has been acquitted of inciting hatred against Muslims Amsterdam judge Marcel van Oosten accepted the Freedom Party leader's statements were directed at Islam and not at Musl …
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