Authorities’ excessive zeal in emails case threatens press freedom, journalists say

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The “excessive zeal” exhibited by the authorities against reporters in the case relating to the leaked emails of a senior state attorney tends to become a hindrance to press freedom, the journalists’ union said on Friday, urging the attorney-general to review his instructions.

“We urge the authorities to act reasonably and cautiously and the attorney-general’s office to review its relevant instructions,” a statement from the union said.

The statement came on the heel of reports that police have been questioning many reporters over the leaked emails of senior state...


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Authorities’ excessive zeal in emails case threatens press freedom, journalists say


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