Contributed by NAMPA / Associated Press.
Tunisia pardons thousands with corrupt pasts, amid protest<
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) - Tunisia's Parliament has adopted a hotly disputed law giving amnesty to thousands of people linked to corruption under its pre-revolution authoritarian regime.
Demonstrators protested outside the legislature saying they fear a return to Tunisia's pre-Arab Spring past. After an unusually angry debate and opposition walkout over the measure, it passed by 117 votes to nine in a Wednesday night v ...