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Philippines: UN expert slams court decision upholding criminal conviction of Maria Ressa and shutdown of media outlets
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UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression Irene Khan today condemned the Philippines Court of Appeal decision to uphold the 2020 ‘cyber libel’ conviction of Nobel Peace Prize winning journalist Maria Ressa. 7 July, the Court of Appeal affirmed the libel conviction of Maria Ressa, Ra
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  • UN Special Rapporteur on freedom of opinion and expression Irene Khan today condemned the Philippines Court of Appeal decision to uphold the 2020 ‘cyber libel’ conviction of Nobel Peace Prize winning journalist Maria Ressa.
  • 7 July, the Court of Appeal affirmed the libel conviction of Maria Ressa, Rappler co-founder and CEO,
  • relation to an article published on alleged corruption by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court in the Philippines.

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