Restrictions on press freedom to stay: Prawit

Call for clauses in previous charters to be included in new constitution Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan, who also serves as Defence Minister, yesterday ruled out the annulment of Orders No 97 and 103 that restrict media freedom, reasoning that these regulations will be relaxed when officials see fit.Media groups have been campaigning for the […]

Don’t publish unverified information, California conference attendees reminded

Seems simple, but that warning needed to be repeated to attendees at Cal Poly’s journalism ethics conference last week. The Oct. 10 event was the first Jim Hayes Symposium: Advancing Integrity in Journalism and Communication, according to an announcement on the university’s website. There were 125 attendees, according to the university’s Susan Houghton. “We hope […]