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Press Freedom
Editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet Can Dundar reacts after being released from prison outside the Silivri prison complex near Istanbul

Journalists Accused Of ‘Terrorism’ Released In Turkey

Two journalists from an opposition newspaper were freed from prison on Friday after Turkey’s top court ruled their detention was violation of rights. Can Dundar, editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet, and Ankara bureau chief Erdem Gul were freed from Silivri prison 92 days after they were detained over the publication of video footage purporting to show the […]

February 26, 2016
South Carolina State Capitol Building

South Carolina Lawmaker Proposes Registry For Journalists

State Rep. Mike Pitts, R-Laurens, filed a bill in the South Carolina State House Tuesday to establish a “responsible journalism registry.”

January 20, 2016

Hong Kong Journalist Stabbed Amid Concerns Of Eroding Media Freedoms

By Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times BEIJING — A recently dismissed Hong Kong newspaper editor was hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday after assailants stabbed him in the back and leg and fled on a motorbike. The assault on Kevin Lau, whose removal as editor of the Ming Pao daily last month helped spark demonstrations over erosion […]

February 26, 2014