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12 Oct 2017

The European Court of Human Rights has dismissed politician's claim that his right to reputation had been violated because he was refused permission to sue Google Inc. for allegedly defamatory remarks on the Blogger.com platform. Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) co-ordinated a coalition of eight interveners in the case.

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10 Oct 2017

MLDI has filed a third-party intervention before the European Court of Human Rights in a case that will examine the circumstances under which an internet service provider can be compelled to disclose the identities of anonymous users.

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5 Sep 2017

MLDI has filed a third-party intervention before the European Court of Human Rights in Mándli v. Hungary, highlighting the considerable threat to media freedom posed by restrictions on the right of journalists to access and report from parliamentary premises.

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The European Court considers MLDI's joint intervention in important decision on - read more… https://t.co/3YuuWkGSYB 4 days 17 hours ago
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MLDI files brief before seeking to protect anonymity of users online - https://t.co/QXx8Jvc6Iy https://t.co/ZSrj3Dz78w 6 days 19 hours ago
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Thank you . We didn't win but we had a great evening. Congrats to all the winners... and nominees!!! 1 week 4 days ago
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Reason 10 to win : Press freedom at one of its lowest points in recent history. MLDI is supporting more cases than ever! 1 week 5 days ago