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30 October 2014
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SPOTLIGHT  |  Saudi Arabia
Three Saudi lawyers sentenced to jail for tweeting
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information
On 27 October 2014, three lawyers were handed down sentences by the Specialized Criminal Court in Riyadh ranging between five to eight years in prison on account of particular tweets shared on their personal Twitter accounts.
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International
Who has your back? Which service providers side with users in IP disputes?
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Americas | United States
Police in U.S. need to obey Facebook's rules by ending collection of user data
Electronic Frontier Foundation
 
Asia and Pacific | Nepal
Arrest of Madhesi activist on sedition charges violates free speech rights
Human Rights Watch
 
Europe and Central Asia | Hungary
Hungary's Prime Minister should abandon “anti-democratic plan” to tax internet use
International Federation of Journalists
 
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