Facebook user jailed 10 years for insulting Islam and prophet


KUALA LUMPUR: A Sarawakian Facebook user was sentenced to 10 years and 10 months’ jail after he admitted to insulting Islam and Prophet Muhammad, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamad Fuzi Harun.

He was among four social media account owners charged by the police with the crime.

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