erkan

Quoted in a CPJ analysis: “Turkish courts play whack-a-mole with independent news outlets

In Uncategorized on August 15, 2020 at 09:50

https://ift.tt/2E1KqSm

All my media appearances here

A screenshot from a computer in Turkey shows what it looks like when a person tries to visit the original addresses of four popular news sites which were blocked by court order. All four sites have relaunched and been blocked multiple times at new addresses. They are currently accessible at different URLs. (Özgür Öğret)

 

Turkish courts play whack-a-mole with independent news outlets

By  on 

In March, 2020, Turkey’s Constitutional Court issued an unexpected decision, overruling a local court that blocked a news website in 2015, according to news reports. But the editor who filed the appeal with the court remains unhappy, he told CPJ via WhatsApp, because the original website remains inaccessible in Turkey — along with the 62 replacements that were blocked, one by one, ever since.

Continue to read here

The post Quoted in a CPJ analysis: “Turkish courts play whack-a-mole with independent news outlets appeared first on Erkan's Field Diary.

Vía Erkan’s Field Diary https://ift.tt/3g0VSuL

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: