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Azerbaijan court rejects dissident blogger’s appeal

A dissident blogger will remain in jail after an Azerbaijani rejected an appeal for early release, RFE/RL’s Azerbaijani Service reports. Adnan Hajizada – sentenced last November on charges of hooliganism along with fellow blogger Emin Milli – was denied released because he refused to admit his guilt, the court ruled

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European Court of Human Rights orders Turkey to pay compensation to journalists

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: The Court ruled that Turkey had violated freedom of speech laws when it suspended five newspapers and sentenced a magazine editor to

Supreme Court refuses new probe in Saipov murder

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: The ruling came in an appeal filed by the slain editor's father, who had asked the court to order a new investigation into

Media groups urge European Court of Human Rights to reaffirm right to protect sources

International Freedom of Expression eXchange: In their brief to the court, ARTICLE 19 and partners call for high-level protection of journalists' sources.

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