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The Journalistic Sources Protection Act gets its first test in Denis case
2 years ago

The Journalistic Sources Protection Act gets its first test in Denis case

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Investigative journalist Marie-Maude Denis appeared at the Supreme Court in May to appeal a decision requiring her to reveal confidential sources
‘Dark day’ for Canadian journalism industry after Vice ruling
3 years ago

‘Dark day’ for Canadian journalism industry after Vice ruling

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Press freedom organizations are expressing disappointment after the Supreme Court of Canada upheld a lower-court ruling requiring Vice Media Canada to hand over all records of its communications with Farah Shirdon, a Canadian citizen who left Calgary to fight with…
Vice reporter must give RCMP material about accused terrorist, rules Supreme Court
3 years ago

Vice reporter must give RCMP material about accused terrorist, rules Supreme Court

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By Jim Bronskill The Supreme Court of Canada says a reporter must give the RCMP material he gathered for stories about an accused terrorist. The 9-0 decision is likely to be seen as a defeat for media that could leave…
Canada’s top court to hear Vice Media fight RCMP demand for reporter materials
4 years ago

Canada’s top court to hear Vice Media fight RCMP demand for reporter materials

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Vice reporter Ben Makuch is "very relieved" to hear of the leave decision.
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