the two heads of The young SVP of the Canton of Bern, Nils Fiechter and Adrian Spahr, on the Monday before the regional court in Bern. They defend themselves against the accusation of racial discrimination.
Nils Fiechter and Adrian Spahr are responsible for a drawing that was posted before the cantonal elections in March 2018 in the social media. She made sentiment against transit places for foreign Travellers.
The Illustration shows a Swiss mountain and cattle costume man who, in front of a pile of garbage of a trailer Park the nose. "We say no to transit places for foreign Gypsies" was read on the poster.
The Association of Sinti and Roma in Switzerland, filed a complaint for violation of racism criminal standard. He has been supported by the society for threatened peoples. "We want the Bern regional court "stop" says to racism and discrimination," says Angela Mattli of the society for threatened peoples.
Angela Mattli of the society for threatened peoples expresses itself to the hearing on Monday. Source: sda
The Bern public Prosecutor's office sentenced Fiechter and Spahr then, by the criminal command. In contrast, the two young politicians raised objections. Therefore, the case is now in front of the regional court Bern-Mittelland. The judgment is expected towards the evening. (sda)
Created: 14.01.2019, 12:42 PM