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Ethics committee votes no violation in MP reposting anti-LGBT content

Thursday, August 6, 2020

Saeima MP Jānis Iesalnieks (National Alliance), who mid-July had retweeted a post allegedly of a discriminating nature against sexual minorities, has not violated the Saeima Code of Ethics, Latvian Television reported August 5. Development/For!, supported by Harmony, had turned to the Saeima Mandate, Ethics and Submissions Committee regarding a post on Twitter where Jānis Iesalnieks had allegedly encouraged hatred towards a group of society. On March 1, Iesalnieks had retweeted a post…