Description to come. Organised in association with Doughty Street Chambers.
Caoilfhionn Gallagherbarrister Doughty Street Chambers
Events IJF 2023
Media freedom, democracy and the rule of law in Hong Kong: the case of Jimmy Lai and Apple Daily
Defending media freedom: using the law to protect journalists at risk
As threats to independent journalism continue to accelerate, with efforts to control the free flow of accurate, unbiased information around the world, the law is being weaponised to compromise journal...
Uses and abuses of the law: defending media freedom today
The law plays a key role in protecting freedom of speech. However, at the same time, laws ranging from anti-terrorism to criminal defamation and cybercrime are increasingly being used to silence journ...