|Member of the European Parliament|
1 July 2009
|Member of the Folketing|
8 February 2005 – 18 June 2009
13 November 1980 |
|Political party|| Danish
Danish People's Party
|Alma mater||University of Copenhagen|
Morten Messerschmidt (born 13 November 1980) is a Danish politician and Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from Denmark. He is a member of the Danish People's Party, part of the European Conservatives and Reformists.
Messerschmidt was convicted in 2002 for publishing material that attempted to link Islamic societies to rape, violence and forced marriages.
On 1 March 2018 Messerschmidt was one of three Danish MEPs who voted against a motion to encourage national parliaments to ban "gay conversion therapies"
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