Bradley Will

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In Mexico, Brad Will probe sparks concern

October 24, 2008 3:43 PM ET

Monday, October 27, marks the second anniversary of the killing in Mexico of Bradley Roland Will, a U.S. documentary filmmaker. Will was shot while covering clashes between anti-government protesters and government supporters in the southern state of Oaxaca. The investigation...

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Press freedom in the news 10/24/08

October 24, 2008 12:36 PM ET

The deaths of two Croatian journalists, killed when a bomb exploded beneath their car Thursday in Zagreb, is getting extensive coverage across the region today....

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Calderón endorses federalization of crimes against freedom of expression

June 9, 2008 12:00 PM ET

Mexico City, June 9, 2008—President Felipe Calderón today pledged his commitment to federalize crimes against freedom of expression in a meeting with the Committee to Protect Journalists in Mexico City. Attorney General Eduardo Medina Mora announced draft legislation that would...

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Three Killings, No Justice

June 7, 2008 2:00 AM ET

Versión en españolPosted June 7, 2008Mexico is not at war. It is a democracy. And yet it is one of the world's most dangerous countries for the press. Twenty-one journalists have been killed in Mexico since 2000, seven of them...

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Attacks on the Press 2007: Mexico

February 5, 2008 10:49 AM ET

MEXICO Mexican authorities failed again to vigorously pursue the perpetrators of violence against journalists, leaving reporters vulnerable to attacks and the news media resorting to self-censorship. Mexico is one of the most dangerous countries for the press, CPJ research shows,...

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A New Front in Mexico: CPJ Special Report

November 7, 2007 12:00 AM ET

Drug fueled violence against the press has spread to the central state of Michoacán. At least two journalists' lives have been lost, and self-censorship is taking root....

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CPJ calls for investigation into Bradley Will murder

October 26, 2007 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency, The Committee to Protect Journalists is deeply concerned that one year after the death of journalist Bradley Roland Will nobody has been brought to justice. Further, we are troubled by the absence of a serious murder investigation and the lack of official response to witness reports and photographs from the murder scene that identify several armed men shooting into the crowd where Will was present.

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Three media workers murdered in Mexican state of Oaxaca

October 9, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, October 9, 2007—Three media workers for the Oaxaca-based daily El Imparcial del Istmo were shot and killed on Monday afternoon while driving in the southern state of Oaxaca in a vehicle bearing the paper’s logo. The Committee to...

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Journalist shot and wounded after corruption reports

August 6, 2007 12:00 PM ET

August 6, 2007—Mexican journalist Alberto Fernández Portilla was shot and wounded early Sunday morning as he arrived at his home in Salina Cruz, a Pacific port city in the southern state of Oaxaca. The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on...

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Oaxaca journalist shot and wounded

June 13, 2007 12:00 PM ET

New York, June 13, 2007— The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the shooting of a Mexican journalist who had received death threats in connection with his investigation of the slaying of a U.S. journalist during violent street protests last fall...

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