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4 Dec 2018

The ECtHR’s unanimous judgment on Magyar Jeti ZRT v Hungary is an important clarification of the circumstances in which liability might exist for using hyperlinks.

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3 Dec 2018

The Canadian Supreme Court has upheld a decision of the lower courts compelling a Vice Media journalist to hand over material relating to communications with his source. 

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29 Nov 2018

Chile's broadcasting laws criminalise broadcasting without a licence. Radio Aukan is a community radio station in Chile which reports on indigenous rights, the environment and other topics. It has been unable to get a broadcasting licence for six years. Radio Aukan's equipment has been seized and a member of staff faces up to three years in prison.

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