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Justice

Sunday, November 13, 2011
An American social justice and development campaigner who has devoted much of his life to the East Timorese cause and lives in the independent nation, reflects on the struggles since the Santa Cruz...
Friday, September 2, 2011
JAKARTA (Jakarta Globe/Pacific Media Watch): It has been just over a year since Ridwan Salamun, a cameraman for Sun TV, was hacked to death while covering an inter-village clash in Tual district,...
Friday, July 8, 2011
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins with the Pacific Freedom Forum in expressing disappointment that a...
Thursday, February 24, 2011
The Head of State of Samoa, Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Ta’isi Efi, has called for a "meaningful incorporation" of Māori culture into New Zealand law. “We can never have laws if...
Monday, November 29, 2010
REGION: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) demands authorities in the Philippines take prompt action to arrest those responsible for shooting radio commentator Randy T. Makiputin in...
Tuesday, November 23, 2010
Assumpta Piva HONIARA: A local newspaper has been ordered to pay a total of $116,000 in damages and legal costs to a former prime minister and his secretary. The High Court made the order after...
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Sofaia Koroitanoa SUVA: The Fiji Attorney-General and Minister of Communications has stressed media foreign ownership has been restricted in the country as the media plays a critical role and...
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
SUVA: Transparency International says corruption in Fiji has decreased since 2006. The director of the organisation’s Fiji arm, Juris Gulbis, told media people’s perception of...
Sunday, November 14, 2010
See item 7118 PARIS: Reporters Without Borders and the Burma Media Association hail the 9 November 2010 release of Japanese journalist Toru Yamaji, the head of the Tokyo-based news agency APF, who...
Sunday, November 14, 2010
MANILA: Intimidation of witnesses, violence, and a faltering judicial system threaten the possibility of justice in the killing of 32 journalists and media workers in Maguindanao province in the...
Saturday, November 13, 2010
SYDNEY: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) is concerned that a proposed law in New Zealand will undermine the long-held right of journalists to protect the confidentiality of sources...
Thursday, November 11, 2010
BEIJING: A former journalist has been jailed in China for more than two years for accepting media interviews about the tainted milk scandal that rocked the country. Zhao Lianhai, a former...
Sunday, September 5, 2010
The Papuan police are convinced Ardiansyah, a Merauke TV journalist, was not murdered. The findings of the Alliance of Independent Journalists showed differently. He was killed before being dumped...
Friday, September 3, 2010
SUVA: Anyone caught spreading rumours that could destabilise the country will be prosecuted, says the permanent secretary to the Fiji Prime Minister’s Office Colonel Pio Tikoduadua, public...
Friday, September 3, 2010
MANILA:  The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) joins its affiliate, the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP), in expressing disappointment over the suspension of...