2 readers online now  |  69 million page views

long gone

Reader comment on item: Canada's Muslims, Not of One Mind
in response to reader comment: They should be sued and judged by International tribunal for making false ugly accusations

Submitted by the Grand Infidel of Kaffiristan (Australia), Nov 21, 2011 at 19:45

Mr Slayhy - seemingly offended at passages relating to the activities his long-dead here, Mohammed, which were recorded in the Koran and hadith, writes:

"If I know who is the source of such claims, I would sue them, for bringing wrong information about Islam"

So, how does one 'sue' the authors of those books exactly.

In any case - the imagined victim in Mr Slayhy's case is an individual who has been dead for over 1400 years - the statute of limitations well and truly applies. You cannot bring a case of slander when the victim is a dead person.

People can and do say anything they want about people long dead - and psychopaths get special attention - Nero Caesar, Hitler, Stalin , Pol Pot and many many others.

In any case Mr Slayhy does not seem to understand that the onus would be on him to prove 100% that all claims were false. He would have to prove for example that Mo was not there so was not responsible for the deaths of 800 Jews - or that - if he was physically present . Mo did everything in his power to stop that slaughter.

Submitting....

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

Comment on this item

Mark my comment as a response to long gone by the Grand Infidel of Kaffiristan

Email me if someone replies to my comment

Note: Opinions expressed in comments are those of the authors alone and not necessarily those of Daniel Pipes. Original writing only, please. Comments are screened and in some cases edited before posting. Reasoned disagreement is welcome but not comments that are scurrilous, off-topic, commercial, disparaging religions, or otherwise inappropriate. For complete regulations, see the "Guidelines for Reader Comments".

See recent outstanding comments.

Follow Daniel Pipes

Facebook   Twitter   RSS   Join Mailing List
eXTReMe Tracker

All materials by Daniel Pipes on this site: © 1968-2020 Daniel Pipes. daniel.pipes@gmail.com and @DanielPipes

Support Daniel Pipes' work with a tax-deductible donation to the Middle East Forum.Daniel J. Pipes

(The MEF is a publicly supported, nonprofit organization under section 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code.

Contributions are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax-ID 23-774-9796, approved Apr. 27, 1998.

For more information, view our IRS letter of determination.)