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Beshara al-Asmar’s arrest: A legal point of contention

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It is indisputable that the remarks made by General Labor Confederation head Beshara al-Asmar about late Patriarch Nasrallah Boutros Sfeir were a major ethical tumble.

 
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But arresting al-Asmar by the Lebanese judiciary was seen as point of contention from a legal standpoint.

 

Some stated that the judicial authorities did not refer to the law to arrest al-Asmar, but went with the public opinion’s anger.

 

However, legal experts said that the judiciary may estimate the nature of the crime committed by al-Asmar as slander and defamation.

 
 

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