While these free speech lawsuits are being furiously filed, Google should sue Obama for not protecting and fiercely defending the freedom of speech across the world, for lying and blaming a youtube video for Benghazi, and for standing before the world and saying, “The future must not belong to those who slander the prophet of Islam.”
Google is an American company that does not adhere to the primitive and barbaric sharia law. These Islamic supremacists offered to drop the case if Google would apologize (more submission to Islam). Google refused. Excelsior! Given the craven capitulation to Islamic supremacism by the media, movie and political elites, this refusal was singular.
“Jordanian lawyers sue Google over anti-Islam video,” By Courtney Trenwith, Itp, February 4, 2014 (thanks to Kenny)
Legal case centres on controversial ‘Innocence of Muslims’ film
Lawyers have appeared for the first time in months at a court hearing in Jordan against Internet company Google over an anti-Islamic film posted on video-sharing website YouTube, which sparked widespread violent protests across the Muslim world in 2012.
Three lawyers from Jordan Bar Association’s Freedom Committee are suing Google as the parent company of YouTube, which published a trailer of the film “Innocence of Muslims” in September 2012.
The film is considered blasphemous by Muslims as it depicts Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) in a negative light.
Protests in response to the video began in Cairo on September 11, 2012 and flowed across the Arab world, including attacks on US embassies in Libya and Tunisia.
The film’s director, Alan Roberts, and producer, Nakoula Nakoula, are being tried in a court in Amman in absentia.
Lawyer Duaa Zyoud told the court on Sunday the video was easily available for download and did not contain any warning, The Jordan Times reported.
The lawyers claim the video violates article 18 of the United Nations International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, which states: “No one shall be subject to coercion which would impair his freedom to have or to adopt a religion or belief of his choice.”
They had agreed to drop the court case, which was filed in February last year, if Google published an apology on its website for a week, admitting it had made a mistake.
But Google lawyer Thaer Najdawi said at the time that the lawyers suing the company misunderstood the concept of YouTube, and Google did not advocate for the video or its message.
The case has been adjourned.