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Bad Habits

Seventeen men dressed as nuns were arrested on the Greek island of Crete. “They were dressed like nuns, carrying crosses, but wearing thongs under their skirts and showing people their bottoms and the rest,” a police officer testified at the resulting trial. Because they were taken immediately to court in Iraklio, the 17 men, all from Britain, appeared wearing their nun’s habits, on charges of indecent exposure and offending religious symbols. But when no witnesses showed up to testify that they were offended by the sight, the court ruled all 17 men innocent and released them. (RC/Reuters) ...Go, and sin no more.
Publication Date: 31 May 2009
This story is in True’s book collection, Volume 15.
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