“The defence’s principle argument rested on the fact that Faurisson’s speech in Tehran had been delivered in English and had lasted only ten minutes. As his speech had been given outside French territory, French law would not apply. In this case, however, it was the professor’s written essay The Victories of Revisionism, published in Tehran then distributed on the Internet, that had led to the three charges. The article details the major successes of Robert Faurisson’s revisionist career and, in particular, confessions of his adversaries which substantiate the professor’s outright technical and moral victory over his detractors.
Faurisson risks jail for 60-word summary of his research during Tehran conference: LINK
In French, here is more from Prof. Faurisson’s lawyers, Maitre Damien Viguier and Maitre Pascal Junod: LINK