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Iranian Clerics Raise Bounty On Salman Rushdie's Head
Just in time for the release of Rushdie's memoir of his time in hiding, an Islamist foundation in Iran has increased its reward for the author's murder to $3.3 million, arguing that if Rushdie had been killed for writing The Satanic Verses, the anti-Muhammad video Innocence of Muslims would never have been made. CBC 09/17/12
Posted September 18, 2012 12:55 AM

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