Novelist Ahmed Naji and editor acquitted

Writing is not a job for the fainthearted. It takes endurance, creativity, blood, sweat and tears. The Egyptian author Ahmed Naji and his editor got in trouble with the law and the courts for obscene sexual content in a novel by Naji. Now they have been acquitted.

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