Amy Goodman

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North Dakota court to review rioting charge against Amy Goodman

October 17, 2016 12:38 PM ET

New York, October 17, 2016--A U.S. court is due today to review a charge of rioting filed against broadcast journalist Amy Goodman, who filmed security guards using dogs and pepper spray to disperse protesters on September 3. The charge...

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Arrest warrant for muckraking U.S. journalist

September 12, 2016 3:26 PM ET

New York, September 12, 2016 -- Prosecutors in the U.S. state of North Dakota should immediately drop all criminal charges against broadcast journalist Amy Goodman, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. Goodman, who hosts the global news program...

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Attacks on the Press 2009: Americas Developments

February 16, 2010 12:02 AM ET

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American journalist interrogated at Canadian border

December 2, 2009 2:59 PM ET

New York, December 2, 2009—The Committee to Protect Journalists is concerned by the detention and interrogation of a U.S. journalist crossing the border into Canada. News host Amy Goodman of the syndicated, community-oriented radio and television program "Democracy Now!" was detained on Nov. 25...

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Press freedom in the news 9/9/08

September 9, 2008 11:09 AM ET

The San Francisco-based Web site Indy Media has posted another article about the arrests of journalists at the GOP Convention last week, with specific attention paid to the case of Democracy Now! reporter Amy Goodman. CPJ reported on the...

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Dozens of journalists arrested while covering RNC

September 8, 2008 2:43 PM ET

New York, September 5, 2008--Dozens of journalists were arrested while covering demonstrations on the third day of the Republican National Convention. They included two Associated Press reporters who, along with other members of the media, were documenting a few hundred...

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Four arrested covering protest at GOP convention

September 2, 2008 7:36 PM ET

New York, September 2, 2008—A camera crew, broadcast host, and photographer were arrested Monday while covering protests at the Republican National Convention in St Paul, Minn. Police in downtown St. Paul swept up the journalists while arresting more than 250...

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Democracy Now! producers arrested at RNC

September 2, 2008 4:54 PM ET

Producers Amy Goodman, Sharif Abdel Kouddous, and Nicole Salazar from Democracy Now! were arrested while reporting on street demonstrations at the Republican National Convention. All three journalists were released today. Also arrested was Associated Press photographer Matt Rourke.This video shows...

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Attacks on the Press 1999: East Timor

March 22, 2000 12:07 PM ET

In August, as East Timor prepared to vote on whether to declare independence from Indonesia, military-backed, pro-Indonesia militias threatened, harassed and physically assaulted journalists covering the disputed territory. The attacks began shortly after the announcement in March of a United...

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Indonesian authorities threaten to prosecute blacklisted U.S. journalist Allan Nairn

September 17, 1999 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency, The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is deeply concerned over reports that Indonesian authorities intend to prosecute American journalist Allan Nairn for entering the country in violation of immigration laws. Nairn's name appears on a "blacklist" compiled by the Indonesian armed forces, barring the journalist from reporting in Indonesia.

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