by Robert Spencer
Hat tip: Dr. Jean-Charles Bensoussan
"We can never repeat it enough: we are run by a system that has become totally crazy, justifying by the rule of law the worst ignominies against the law and against the state.”
Warning - Don't read this if you have high blood pressure.
Yes. How Salah Abdeslam must be laughing at the foolishness of the French.
“Isis Terrorist Involved in Paris Attacks That Killed over 130 Awarded Compensation,” by Brendan Cole, Newsweek, July 8, 2019:
The man thought to be the sole survivor of the group that carried out the Paris terror attacks was awarded 500 euros ($560) in compensation because the level of surveillance he was under in jail was deemed illegal, it has been reported.
Belgian-born Salah Abdeslam, 29, had links to Isis which claimed responsibility for the co-ordinated attacks that killed 130 people and left around 360 people injured in the French capital.
The attackers’ targets included the Bataclan theater during a rock concert and the exterior of the Stade de France sports arena on November 13, 2015….
He has been in the Fleury-Mérogis prison since April 2016 where he faced 24-hour CCTV surveillance, following an order by the then French justice minister Jean-Jaques Urvois.
However in March 2017, judges deemed that level of surveillance to be illegal and he was awarded the compensation, according to a new book titled The Journal of Frank Berton, about Abdeslam’s lawyer, written by the L’Obs journalist Elsa Vigouroux.
Berton challenged the level of surveillance, stating that it violated the constitution which preserves the right to privacy….
Jean Messiha, from the nationalist party National Rally, which is headed by Marine Le Pen, tweeted: “We can never repeat it enough: we are run by a system that has become totally crazy, justifying by the rule of law the worst ignominies against the law and against the state.[“]
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