The President of the Supreme Court docket, Dias Toffoli, decreed Thursday in favor of Netflix and the comedian group that made the movie "The First Temptation of Christ".
In his ruling, Toffoli mentioned that satire alone didn’t threaten the Christian religion, Agencia Brasil mentioned.
"We’re not neglecting the relevance of respect for the Christian religion (in addition to all different non secular beliefs or their absence)," wrote Toffoli, in keeping with Agencia Brasil. "Nevertheless, it should not be assumed that an amusing satire has the facility to undermine the values of the Christian religion, whose existence has been for greater than two thousand years."
Toffoli's sentence got here only a day after a choose from the Sixth Civil Chamber of the Rio de Janeiro Court docket ordered Netflix to droop the movie from its platform.
The Supreme Court docket ruling can nonetheless be quashed, in keeping with Agencia Brasil. He described the choice as "provisional" on account of a judicial suspension.