12 noiembrie 2019

CONSTITUTIONAL COURT ‘Exaggerated and Provocative Statements Fall Within Freedom of Expression’

bianet.org

Announcing its ruling on a libel suit filed by one journalist against another, the Constitutional Court has concluded that “freedom of expression should be interpreted so broadly to allow exaggeration and even provocation to a degree.” Click to read the article in Turkish The Constitutional Court has announced its ruling on the judicial fine imposed on journalist Meriç Şenyüz for having insulted journalist Aslı Aydıntaşbaş with an article that he penned in 2012. The Court has concluded that the [...]