“If you got a slave master or Klan in your blood, blacks can sense that," Dylan said in the interview. "That stuff lingers to this day. Just like Jews can sense Nazi blood and the Serbs can sense Croatian blood.”
A spokesman for the council told the Croatian Times that while a Paris court accepted the case, it's unclear if Dylan will appear in person. Dylan is not a French citizen, but stringent anti-racism laws in Europe made the case possible.