MAP - Monday, December 2nd 2019

Arrest of You Tuber 'Moul Kaskita' After Publishing Video Containing Insults against Moroccans and Constitutional Institutions (Public Prosecutor)





Rabat - A You Tuber named "Moul Kaskita" was arrested following the publication of a video containing insults against Moroccan citizens and statements affecting their dignity and constitutional institutions, says Sunday a statement by the public prosecutor at the first instance Court in Settat.

"Following the publication of a video on YouTube on 29 November 2019 on a channel bearing the name +Moul Kaskita+ including insulting remarks against Moroccan citizens and affecting their dignity and constitutional institutions, the individual concerned was arrested and held in police custody for the purposes of the investigation," the statement adds.

The same source notes that a small quantity of drugs was found in his possession at the time of the arrest.

The suspect will be referred to the prosecutor's office as soon as the investigation is completed in order to take the appropriate legal decision against him, the statement concludes.