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Thursday, March 8, 2007

New French Law Prohibits "Citizen Journalists" From Filming, Posting Video of Violence

The French Constitutional Council has found constitutional a new law that prohibits anyone but the professional media from filming "acts of violence." Read a report on this development here in an article from the Times online.

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