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Croatia: Court Forbids Homophobic Priest From Blogging

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Croatia, Digital Activism, Freedom of Speech, Human Rights, Law, LGBTQ+, Media & Journalism, Religion, Technology

Serbia Insajd, a Hungarian blog about South-Eastern Europe, reports [1] [hu] that the Rijeka Court has banned Franjo Jurčević, a Kastav [2]-based Catholic priest, from writing homophobic blog posts [Jurčević's blog, hr: http://zupnik.blog.hr/]. The court has also ordered Jurčević to publish the court decision in two national dailies at his own expense.