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Three Béziers women beaten because of their dress

France 3/Scoop, Oct 29

Three young women were beaten up outside a nightclub at the end of September in Béziers. The attacker was in court at the weekend.

The three young women were set upon outside a Béziers nightclub, by a 23 year old man who was protesting about their low cut dresses. “He told us we were shaming the Koran…” said one of the victims in court.

The three young women took themselves to the hospital after the attack. One was operated on with a double facture to her nose, another had a serious knock to her temple and had concussion. The third managed to avoid major injuries.

The attacker was arrested a few hours later in his home. Police say that the man had attacked a man earlier in the Gambetta neighbourhood. for an undetermined reason. The police did a toxology test on the man when they arrested him, and he was found to be under the influence of alcohol and cocaine.

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