Lebanese blogger Rita Kamel was called into the Cyber Crime and Intellectual Property Bureau twice in the past week over a blog post she wrote back in January titled: “Congrats! You are an idiot! Pan Arab Web Awards Academy Scam."

The blog explained why she believes the registration process for the pan Arab web awards was a scam and “more like an advertising ceremony than a real academy awards." Kamel found it “unethical and illogical" that the awards' organizers asked registrants to pay money to claim their prizes.

On her blog Monday, Kamel says a libel case is being brought against her. She also said investigators had a problem with the adjectives she used in the piece. "I was describing and critiquing a process but it sounded like I was judging and being disrespectful – especially in the Arabic translation – which was not my intention at all."

“I was asked questions about my background and my intentions, and made a deposition.”

Lebanese Blogger Accused of Libel Over Pan Arab Web Awards Post

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