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It could be interpreted as condoning a breach of the law.
But in the nebulous world of artistic expression, the difference between rapping about rape and condoning rape is an important, if murky, distinction.
He shouldn't have been sent off in first place even Moyes and Stubbs agree with that, though that's not condoning events.
By praising Putin's actions you are not only condoning the gassing of civilians and summary executions in a crisis, but you are condoning the treatment of the Chechens by the Russian army.
MSP Donald Gorrie accused Glasgow Council Leader Charlie Gordon of condoning the material.