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The Article 19 Freedom of Expression Handbook International and Comparative Law, Standards, and Procedures by Sandra Coliver

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Published by Article 19 .
Written in English


  • International human rights law,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Human Rights,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession

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Number of Pages284
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8650911M
ISBN 101870798171
ISBN 109781870798174

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The Article 19 freedom of expression handbook: international and comparative law, standards, and procedures. ARTICLE 10 – FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION 7 INTRODUCTION 9 CHAPTER 1 – GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS ON ARTICLE 10 11 Freedom to hold opinions 13 Freedom to impart information and ideas 13 Freedom to receive information and ideas 15 Access to information 15 Types of protected speech 17 CHAPTER 2 – DUTIES UNDER ARTICLE 10 Freedom of expression and hate speech freedom of the media. Freedom of opinion is an absolute civil right, meaning no one can jeopardize or limit human thinking, whereas freedom of expression of opinion is treated as a political right. As a political right, it can be subjected to. This chapter explores the actual legal framework of the right to freedom of expression and information, as guaranteed under Article 10 ECHR, with references also to Article 19 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), in relation to copyright law. The most important and specifically relevant characteristics of the right to freedom of expression and information are Cited by: 2.

Columbia Global Freedom of Expression seeks to advance understanding of the international and national norms and institutions that best protect the free flow of information and expression in an inter-connected global community with major common challenges to address. To achieve its mission, Global Freedom of Expression undertakes and commissions research and policy projects, organizes events. Sandra Coliver is Senior Legal Officer for Freedom of Information and Expression at the Open Society Justice Initiative, an operational arm of the Open Society usly, she managed or participated in human rights and rule of law programs around the world, including with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, the OSCE, and Article Getting an education isn't just about books and grades - we're also learning how to participate fully in the life of this nation. (Because the future's in our hands!)But in order to really participate, we need to know our rights - otherwise we may lose them. The highest law in our land is the U.S. Constitution, which has some amendments, known as the Bill of Rights. are threatened. The First Amendment Handbook is an important weapon in that fight. In addition to helping reporters at home, The First Amendment Handbook has traveled the world, commu - nicating the principles of a free press to journalists and lawmakers in developing democracies around the world in a succinct, easy-to-understand Size: 1MB.

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