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11 Dec 2008, 6:55 am
According to an IRRP press release, the recommendations on dealing with religious sects:would reform laws to limit the free practice of religion of minority groups. [read post]
6 Nov 2013, 10:52 am by Sheldon Toplitt
(Photo credit: Wikipedia)Attorneys for the Pennsylvania Dept. of Corrections and The Philadelphia Inquirer and The [Mechanicsburg]Patriot News have settled a First Amendment dispute that expands what reporters may observe during the execution of prisoners, The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Web site reports ( the agreement, reporters may witness capital punishment being carried out from the moment an… [read post]
18 Jan 2009, 9:24 am
Whether you are a credentialed reporter or a citizen journalist, if you are arrested or run into legal problems while reporting on the presidential inauguration, help is available from two sources:The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press will run a round-the-clock hotline for reporters who are detained while covering the inauguration. [read post]
7 Jul 2015, 1:35 pm by Sven Jacobs (DE)
No Ancillary Right for Press Publishers – Unlike the national copyright laws of Germany and Spain the Legal Committee rejected the idea of an ancillary right for press publishers. [read post]
24 Jul 2020, 4:20 pm by INFORRM
Khan is also on the Global Freedom of Expression Prize Committee and spoke at the 2018 Prize Ceremony. [read post]
14 Aug 2020, 6:45 am by INFORRM
The authors see the ICC’s investigation of atrocities in Myanmar as an opportunity to clarify the extant law on this issue in the modern context where Facebook was used as a means of dissemination of hateful content. ● Media Freedom Rapid Response, comprised of press freedom groups, published a report highlighting a worrying decline of media freedom in Europe. [read post]
7 Jun 2020, 4:41 am by INFORRM
Further the margin of appreciation narrows for State’s when the expression involves freedom of the press. [read post]
22 Jan 2009, 3:02 am
We would have wished to seek views from interested parties such as the Committee on Standards in Public Life, whose Chairman was reported in the press as saying "MPs above all should be subject to the Freedom of Information law since they are the ones who made it. [read post]
29 Apr 2014, 3:16 pm by Kimberly Carlson
Sincerely, Access Advocacy for Principled Action in Government AGEIA DENSI Alternative Informatics Association Amnesty International Article 19 Asociación de Internautas Association for Progressive Communications (APC) Benetech Big Brother Watch Bits of Freedom Breadboard Society Bytes for All, Pakistan Center for Constitutional Rights Center for Democracy & Technology Center for Freedom of Expression and Freedom of Information (CELE), Palermo University School… [read post]
15 Feb 2013, 11:52 am by Sheldon Toplitt
(Photo credit: Wikipedia)The New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) released its annual Attacks on the Press report this week, which recorded the highest number of journalists jailed last year since CPJ began tracking such data in 1990.As reported by the Huffington Post, the CPJ survey revealed 232 journalists incarcerated last year. [read post]
23 Feb 2017, 3:24 am by Walter Olson
[David Post, Jonathan Adler] Gorsuch “consistently applied established First Amendment protections” [Adam Liptak, New York Times quoting Gregg Leslie of Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press] We’ve earlier linked Cato podcasts on the nomination with Ilya Shapiro and Andrew Grossman and now here’s a somewhat more skeptical one featuring Ilya Somin; On product liability [Eric Wolff, Perkins Coie] California Federation of… [read post]
28 Feb 2020, 4:07 pm by INFORRM
Room 1501, School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University. ● Film Screening and Panel on “A Dark Place,” a documentary produced by the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, in cooperation with the International Press Institute (IPI). [read post]
7 Apr 2010, 4:30 am by charonqc
Superinjunctions inquiry to start work next month Guardian: Committee to mount unprecedented investigation into controversial superinjunctions which restrict press freedom “Superinjunctions are to be examined by a powerful committee of judges and lawyers, it was announced today, after months of speculation about the impact of the legal restrictions on press freedom. [read post]
Before the government dropped its charges, we were less than five days away from filing an amicus brief in the case on behalf of EFF and some of the most influential organizations protecting the rights of journalists around the world, including Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, Reporters Without Borders, Freedom of the Press Foundation, and PEN American Center. [read post]
18 Aug 2016, 3:43 am by Amy Starnes
She served as president of the Freedom of Information Foundation of Texas, Texas Press Association and Texas Associated Press Managing Editors. [read post]
20 Mar 2020, 7:06 am by INFORRM
The Final Report makes 39 recommendations to reform Ontario’s defamation laws in a broad range of areas. [read post]
6 Sep 2020, 1:26 pm
Law360 reports: Supreme Court Plans To Issue New Rule For Sealing Records about how SCOTUS will examine current practices for sealing court records and plans to issue a new rule soon.The move would be a major win for the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press, National Public Radio and 51 media organizations that asked Chief Justice John Roberts in a December letter to adopt a clear standard to indicate when court filings may be… [read post]
14 Feb 2013, 2:10 pm by Sheldon Toplitt
The Hawaii Senate is expected soon to vote on a proposed anti-paparazzi bill that already has been approved by the Aloha State's Senate Judiciary Committee, the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Web site ( reported.Aging rockers Steven Tyler of Aerosmith and Mick Fleetwood of Fleetwood Mac testified on behalf of the proposed measure, which would enable individuals on their private property to sue photographers for invasion of… [read post]
20 Mar 2014, 12:32 pm by Morgan Weiland
Sullivan, “the clearest and most forceful defense of press freedom in American history. [read post]