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Vice appeals court order to give RCMP records of interviews
2 years ago

Vice appeals court order to give RCMP records of interviews

By  •  News, Law

“This appeal raises issues concerning one of the hallmarks of a democratic society – a free and independent press,” the appeal application states.
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CTV News Halifax fined for showing young offenders’ faces
2 years ago

CTV News Halifax fined for showing young offenders’ faces

By  •  News, Law

In an agreed statement of facts read during a sentencing hearing in provincial court, Crown attorney Terry Nickerson said the broadcaster violated a publication ban on the identities of the two teens.
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Journalists-turned-politicians putting their backgrounds to use in media study
2 years ago

Journalists-turned-politicians putting their backgrounds to use in media study

MPs are putting their professional backgrounds to use at the Commons’ heritage committee studying the state of local media in Canada.
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Panel of MPs to examine issue of local news crisis, media concentration
2 years ago

Panel of MPs to examine issue of local news crisis, media concentration

By  •  News

By Jennifer Ditchburn for The Canadian Press

Davey, Kent, Lincoln, Bacon.

Now Liberal MP and heritage committee chair Hedy Fry is about to add her name to the list of… Continue Reading Panel of MPs to examine issue of local news crisis, media concentration

No access to bikini photo at Ghomeshi trial
2 years ago

No access to bikini photo at Ghomeshi trial

By  •  News

By Diana Mehta for The Canadian Press

The judge hearing the Jian Ghomeshi sexual assault trial refused Thursday to release a bikini photo of a woman who testified against the disgraced broadcaster,… Continue Reading No access to bikini photo at Ghomeshi trial

Postmedia’s Godfrey on cuts, compensation and cufflinks
2 years ago

Postmedia’s Godfrey on cuts, compensation and cufflinks

Postmedia CEO Paul Godfrey sat down with The Canadian Press for an extensive interview. Here are five things he had to say on cuts, compensation and cufflinks.
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Rogers Media to cut 200 jobs, 4% of total
2 years ago

Rogers Media to cut 200 jobs, 4% of total

A memo to Rogers Media staff says the job cuts will begin in February and will conclude as soon as possible.
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Shaw sells media arm to Corus for $2.65B
2 years ago

Shaw sells media arm to Corus for $2.65B

Shaw Communications is selling its media division to Corus Entertainment for $2.65 billion, dividing the Shaw telecom empire into separate media and network companies as it moves to sharpen its focus.
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Postmedia to accelerate and hike cost cuts
2 years ago

Postmedia to accelerate and hike cost cuts

The head of Canada’s largest newspaper empire says the company is accelerating its intentions to cut costs as it continues to bleed advertising, print circulation and digital media revenue.
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