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Twitter User Sent To Jail For "Allah" In Twitter Handle

A Twitter user by the handle @CenabiAllah was sent to 15 months in jail for using "Allah" in his handle.

He was sentenced for humiliating the religious values accepted by a part of the people," according to Turkish news website Hurriyet Daily News.

Prosecutors in Mu? province went after the user whom Hurriyet says is a teacher named "Ertan P." for using the name of God in his Twitter handle and for tweeting messages against the government.



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