Stories about Law from February, 2020
There has been an alarming increase in the number of threats made against journalists who are covering the armed attacks in the northern province of Cabo Delgado.
The new rules require social media companies to hand over user information and remove content deemed unlawful when requested by the authorities.
The most recent annual report by Russian NGOs Agora and Roskomsvoboda draws some troubling conclusions about what lies in store for the RuNet in years to come.
After a six-month-long internet shutdown, access to only 301 white-listed websites has been granted in Jammu and Kashmir, whereas social media, VPNs and many other sites remain banned.
The Jordanian government should take steps to ensure that its citizens’ right to online freedom of expression and information are protected.
"...while I agree some restrictions are necessary in times of crisis, dragging someone under the Penal Code is unjustified. Restrictions need not be through punitive measures in this case."
"Without an adequate data privacy or protection law, how can we safeguard against some of the greatest risks that such a system could incur?"