Update: E* sentenced in Norway to 45 days in jail

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Here is an update from Norway, E from Cistem Failure has been sentenced to 45 days in jail for throwing a pie.

The Situation

On Saturday, the 25th of June, E from Cistem Failure was arrested at the Pride Parade in Oslo, for allegedly throwing a pie in the face of the Norwegian Minister for Equality, who was marching at the front of the parade. The Norwegian police and media called it an attack on democracy. They were held over the weekend until court the following Monday, at which the state asked (and the judge granted) for them to be held on remand in custody until their hearing. more…