Stories about Legal Threats from April, 2016
"By the grace of God, I was released from Evin Prison tonight after serving time. Thank you all for the kindness," Hadi Heidari wrote on Instagram.
"To my cartooning colleagues around the world: let's keep watching and speaking out for Atena Farghadani."
Tanzanian netizen Isaac Habakuk Emily is accused of posting a controversial Facebook message "insulting" the president of Tanzania.
"I look around and I am left with the reality of four ugly windowless walls and a never ending dream of freedom."
Anti-censorship activist and blogger Hossein Ronaghi Maleki has been on hunger strike since March 26, and his health is deteriorating rapidly.
Death toll rises yet again for secular Bangladeshis, China scrubs #PanamaPapers from the Web and Egypt exploits two-step verification to target activists' online accounts.
Riot police used brute force and pepper spray and strip-searched both male and female journalists, who hailed from several local media organizations.
"The Thai junta’s fears of a red plastic bowl show its intolerance of dissent has reached the point of absolute absurdity."