Constitutional Court ruling important for advancing free speech, free media online in Turkey, says OSCE Representative

This article on the Turkish Constitutional Court ruling that annulled key portions of a proposed media law was originally posted on osce.org and can be read here. The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media observes media developments in all 57 OSCE participating States. She provides early warning on violations of freedom of expression and media freedom and promotes full compliance with OSCE media freedom commitments.

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Media Independence in Europe: A Regulatory Challenge

CGCS visiting scholar Adriana Mutu discusses the EU’s Audiovisual Media Services Directive and the independence of National Regulatory Authorities (NRAs). Adriana, a Ph.D. candidate in Political Science at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, is beginning her research on the relation between media systems and political systems focusing on institutional aspects of broadcasting regulation in Europe. Results of this research are forthcoming.

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