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Faith-filled Finn will fight to finish

A Finnish MP defending Biblical standards on sex and morality has pledged to continue her fight for free speech following a decision by the country’s top prosecutor to appeal against her acquittal.

Iain Taylor; Paivi Pasanen

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Helsinki Central Railway Station | photo: iStock

Dr Päivi Räsänen’s vow follows the Finnish Prosecutor General Raija Toiviainen’s decision to appeal against the unanimous ‘not guilty’ verdict of the District Court by going to the Court of Appeal.