Mahmoud Hussein: Egypt frees Al Jazeera journalist after 4 years, his lawyer says | World Information

Mahmoud Hussein: Egypt frees Al Jazeera journalist after four years, his lawyer says | World News

Egypt has freed Al Jazeera journalist Mahmoud Hussein after four years of pre-trial detention, said his brother and lawyer. Mr. Hussein, who was arrested in Cairo on December 23, 2016, was held on charges of spreading false news, joining a banned group and receiving foreign funds. The 54-year-old father of nine was interrogated for more … Read more

Lawyer seeks to free man acquitted in U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl’s killing

Lawyer seeks to free man acquitted in U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl's killing

ISLAMABAD (AP) – The lawyer for a Pakistani man convicted and later acquitted in the 2002 murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl said Wednesday that he would petition the Supreme Court for his client’s release. Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, the prime suspect in Perle’s murder, remains in custody in a prison in the southern port … Read more

China Sentences Journalist Who Reported On Covid-19 To 4 Years in Jail – Thelegaltorts

Democratic Leaders Suggest A Dim Future For Biden-Related Investigations – JONATHAN TURLEY

Zhang Zhan, 37, is a citizen journalist who covered the first signs of a pandemic in Wuhan. In his recent violation of basic human rights, the Chinese regime sentenced Zhang to four years in prison for her courageous reporting. She was reportedly convicted on absurd charges of “fighting and provoking trouble”. According to a New … Read more

Canadian lawyer, journalist and fairness advocate to talk at digital UBCO occasion about racism within the office – Kelowna Information

Canadian lawyer, journalist and equity advocate to speak at virtual UBCO event about racism in the workplace - Kelowna News

Photo: File photo Interior Health has confirmed another positive case of COVID-19 at Kelowna Secondary School and states this case is ‘unrelated to the exposure announced earlier today, which occurred on November 12.”  In a new release sent out Sunday evening, School District 23 says the person infected was present at KSS on Nov. 9 and 10. … Read more