Years of negotiations have concluded as EU institutions finally agree on Europe's new copyright regulation. Is it a threat to freedom of expression? Will it bring upload filtering? We boil it down for you.
An open letter signed by organisations in the creative sector calls for the suspension of talks on Article 13 in favour of developing a better solution.
The new government's plan to reform the infamous "gag law" does not come close to satisfying the concerns of human rights advocates and Spanish citizens.
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Lithuania is seeking to amend the Law on VIP Protection by including provisions for protecting the authority of the country's leadership, amendments that could threaten free speech and the freedom of expression.
The highest appellate court in the Netherlands has decided that a case against a Party for Freedom (PVV) supporter concerning group insult has to be retried.
Freedom of speech is one of the basic foundations of any democratic society, and any restrictions that are placed on it must meet strict standards.
Over 100 Polish civil society organizations have publicly opposed the recently passed law on Holocaust remembrance. In an open letter, the groups state, "The act adopted by the Polish parliament, which provides for...
A journalist for a local Polish newspaper has had charges of trespassing dismissed after he had gone to a veterinary clinic to investigate the conditions in which homeless cats were kept at the clinic. The latest...
Online platforms like Facebook and Twitter got a guideline on how and when they have to remove illegal contents like hate speech and terrorist propaganda. The European Commission adopted a non-binding legal text on 1...