Judges Back ‘Freedom to Offend’ in Transgender “Pig in a Wig” Name-Calling Case

British judges backed the right to offend, rather than criminalizing a leftist feminist who called a transgendered person a “pig in a wig,” according to a recently released appeal ruling. Kate Scottow was originally convicted of improper use of a public communications network under Britain’s Communications Act which criminalizing causing “annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety to another… [using] a public electronic network.” She was arrested, her children removed from her custody, then sentenced to a two-year conditional discharge and to pay £1,000 in compensation for her mean tweets. But The Rt. Hon. Lord Justice Bean and The Hon. Mr. Justice