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Mexico court jails man over murder of journalist Valdez

Feb 28, 2020 - 3:30 PM

Javier Valdez Cardenas was co-founder of the weekly newspaper Riodoce and was one of the most prominent chroniclers of Mexico's deadly drug war in a state where notorious kingpin Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman once reigned

JUSTICE. In this file photo taken on May 16, 2017 a makeshift altar with a cup of coffee, water glass and newspaper headlining the story of slain Mexican journalist Javier Valdez is pictured in a cafe previously frequented by Valdez in Culiacan, Sinaloa State, Mexico. Photo by Yuri Cortez/AFP

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Jul 20, 2018 - 11:00 AM

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Lawmaker wants protection program for journalists

Jul 08, 2016 - 9:43 AM

The proposed Journalist Protection Security and Benefit Act seeks to protect members of the media who have reasonable grounds to believe that their lives are in danger

MEDIA SAFETY. The Philippines remains one of the most deadly places for journalists in the world.

Duterte on media killings: 'What can I do?'

Jun 03, 2016 - 10:29 AM

The president elect is dismissive and vague about how he intends to address the alarming rate of media killings in the Philippines

DUTERTE AND MEDIA. Duterte holds a media briefing at the Presidential Guesthouse at DPWH Depot Compound, Panacan, Davao City. Photo by Manman Dejeto/Rappler

CNN Philippines cameraman shot dead in Cavite

Jun 25, 2015 - 11:30 AM

UPDATED Jonathan Oldan will be the 27th journalist to be killed under the Aquino administration if his death is proven to be work related says the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines

DEATH IN CAVITE. Jonathan Oldan, CNN Philippines driver and assistant cameraman, is shot dead by unidentified gunmen in Cavite on June 25, 2015. Photo from CNN Philippines

Bohol radioman shot dead on Valentine's Day

Feb 15, 2015 - 12:39 PM

Maurito Lim of dyRD is the 2nd journalist murdered in Bohol

Gov't probes media killings

Dec 12, 2013 - 6:54 PM

The Philippine National Police says there is no pattern in the killing of 3 media men across the nation

Broadcaster found dead in Maguindanao

Sep 05, 2012 - 12:37 PM

A Filipino broadcaster is murdered in central Mindanao