Skip to comments.Sultan of Brunei's Beverly Hills Hotel boycotted over rights issues
Posted on 05/05/2014 4:49:54 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
Looming penalties for homosexuality, adultery and other sharia-law crimes in the oil-rich nation of Brunei sparked a protest Monday in front of the iconic Beverly Hills Hotel and are expected to draw formal condemnation from the City Council.
With its move to Islamic religious law, Brunei is set to implement punishments such as flogging, dismemberment and death by stoning for crimes such as rape, adultery and sodomy.
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The condemnation will last until a city council member is met by a more strident member of Isalm. Then the city council will be all “peachy keen” on the religious beliefs of the owners.
Turn it into a mosque.
I would not normally go there for several reasons.
1) I can’t afford it.
2) it’s owned by a muslim.
Not being homo friendly isn’t one of them.
Islamic Sultanate of Brunei ping.
Unless the victim of course is a boy....then it's perfectly ok.
Years ago I worked for Culver City Datsun.
The owner had our Christmas party at the Beverly Hills Hotel and a grand time was had by all.
Nice place back then.
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