News: Dec 2014

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Work at MLDI - Case and Project Support Officer

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12 Dec 2014

The Media Legal Defence Initiative is looking for a Case and Project Support Officer to strengthen its team. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and dynamic organisation that is recognised as a leader in the legal defence of journalists worldwide.

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Major Challenges to Fundamental Right of Freedom of Speech in Pakistan

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2 Dec 2014

Yasser Latif Hamdani writes about the current challenges to free speech in Pakistan: "Tragically, in a society and a state is so torn apart by fear, law and constitutional politics become useless. The challenge that the Taliban now pose – regardless of the outcome of the so called peace talks- will only get more amplified. The first casualty is going to be the Fundamental Rights Chapter of the Constitution."