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Missing Mexican journalist found dead in Veracruz

February 12, 2014 5:07 PM ET

New York, February 12, 2014--The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on Mexican authorities to conduct a thorough investigation into the murder of Gregorio Jiménez de la Cruz and hold the perpetrators to account. Jiménez was abducted on February 5...

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Attacks on the Press in 2013: Mexico

February 12, 2014 1:47 AM ET

The climate of press freedom in Mexico, despite a new president, remained perilous. Although President Enrique Peña Nieto gave final approval to a measure adopted at the end of Felipe Calderón's term that gives federal authorities broader jurisdiction to investigate...

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Ataques a la Prensa en 2013: México

12 de Febrero 2014 1:30 AM ET

Pese a tener un nuevo presidente, la libertad de prensa siguió viviendo un clima de peligro en México. Aunque el presidente Enrique Peña Nieto le otorgó aprobación definitiva a una medida, adoptada al final del mandato del presidente Felipe Calderón,...

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Ataque à Imprensa em 2013: México

fevereiro 12, 2014 1:26 AM ET

A liberdade de imprensa no México, apesar do novo presidente, continuou em clima de perigo. Embora o presidente Enrique Peña Nieto tenha aprovado uma medida adotada no final do mandato de Felipe Calderón que amplia a jurisdição das autoridades federais...

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Mexican crime reporter abducted in Veracruz

February 5, 2014 3:48 PM ET

New York, February 5, 2014--Armed assailants today abducted Mexican crime beat reporter Gregorio Jiménez de la Cruz in the town of Coatzacoalcos, Veracruz state, according to news reports. The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on the kidnappers to release him...

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Asesinato de la familia lleva a periodista veracruzano a solicitar asilo en Estados Unidos

19 de Junio 2013 12:01 AM ET

Mike O'Connor / Representante del CPJ en México Un colega fotógrafo del periódico lo llamó por teléfono y le dijo que tenía que ir enseguida a casa de sus padres porque algo muy malo les había sucedido. Lo que Miguel...

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Family murdered, Veracruz journalist seeks asylum in US

June 19, 2013 12:00 AM ET

A fellow newspaper photographer phoned him and said he had to get right over to his parents' home because something very bad had happened. When Miguel Angel López remembers seeing when he got there was "just blood. You can't...

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Mexican press fails to question Martínez murder case

April 30, 2013 11:17 AM ET

He certainly looked guilty of something, and as if he'd finally been caught. With either his head down or with a kind of scared, dead-eyed stare, in a white jumpsuit, in front of the four Veracruz state police officers...

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In Mexico, a movement and a bill against impunity

April 26, 2013 4:21 PM ET

Who can say exactly when the work of press freedom groups, human rights defenders, and budding networks of Mexican journalists became a movement? It would have been many murders, many funerals, many orphans ago. It would have been countless...

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Jornalista desaparecido há três meses em Veracruz

abril 22, 2013 5:54 PM ET

Cidade do México, 22 de abril de 2013 - O Comitê para a Proteção dos Jornalistas (CPJ) insta as autoridades mexicanas a investigar completamente o desaparecimento do jornalista Sergio Landa Rosado no estado de Veracruz. Landa, que cobre a editoria...

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