José Ramírez Puente

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Attacks on the Press 2000: Mexico

March 19, 2001 12:04 PM ET

IN A WATERSHED YEAR FOR MEXICAN DEMOCRACY, the dissolution of ties between much of the media and the long-ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) helped foster a more professional and competitive press in 2000. The election of National Action Party (PAN)...

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Mexico: CPJ notes various press-freedom abuses during election campaign

June 29, 2000 12:00 PM ET

Your Excellency, The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) is gratified that Mexican journalists have generally been able to cover the current election campaign without government interference. However, we would like to express our concern about a number of recent incidents.

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Radio reporter stabbed to death

May 1, 2000 12:00 PM ET

Click here to read more about press freedom conditions in MEXICO. New York, May 1, 2000 --- The body of radio reporter José Ramírez Puente, the host of a popular news program in the Mexican town of Ciudad Juárez,...

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