this is evidently over some tweets
so someone compared le pen and her party to Islamic State, she posted a tweet showing what Islamic State did in order to show how ridiculous the comparison was, and she gets charged and sent to see a psychiatristMarine Le Pen posted the Isis pictures just a few weeks after the Paris terror attacks in November 2015 in which 130 people were killed.
The images included a photo of the decapitated body of US journalist James Foley.
"Daesh is this!" Le Pen wrote in a caption, using an Arabic acronym for IS, in response to a TV journalist drawing a comparison between the extremists and the French far-right.
Le Pen later deleted the picture of Foley after a request from his family, saying she had been unaware of his identity.
"I am being charged for having condemned the horrors of Daesh," Le Pen told AFP.
"In other countries this would have earned me a medal."
The crime is punishable by up to three years in prison and a fine of 75,000 euros ($91,000).