An Article 10 Right of Reply?

10 05 2010

The “right of reply” has been under discussion in the freedom of expression context for a long time.  Such a right would mean that if inaccurate information is published about someone in the media then, in certain conditions, that person has the right to have an answer published in the same medium where the original statements were published.   This is seen by some commentators as way of improving public access to information and of ensuring the plurality of opinions published in the press.

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