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Study on the prohibition of incitement to national, racial or religious hatred: Lessons from the Asia Pacific Region

Posted by Human Rights in Islamic Countries on July 14, 2011


Study on the prohibition of incitement to national, racial or religious hatred:
Lessons from the Asia Pacific Region
By Vitit Muntarbhorn
(Professor of Law at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok. He has helped the UN in a variety
of capacities, including as an expert, consultant and Special Rapporteur)

Table of contents
A. Introduction
B. State of the Law:
i) Constitution
ii) Criminal Law/Code
iii) Civil Law/Code
iv) Specific Laws on Hate Speech
v) Other Laws
C. State of Policy
D. State of Practice

Full text paper click here

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