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Advertising watchdog accused of inconsistency over ads featuring religious imagery

Advertising watchdog accused of inconsistency over ads featuring religious imagery

Posted: Wed, 30 May 2012

The National Secular Society has accused the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) of being inconsistent in dealing with complaints about ads using religious imagery after the watchdog cleared an advertisement that appeared to mock Jesus' second coming but had previously banned adverts for ice cream featuring a pregnant nun and apparently gay priests.