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Broadcaster threatened over illegal gambling report

Source: CMFR A radio broadcaster received death threats on his mobile phone after reporting on illegal gambling in Cagayan De… Read More

Two broadcasters claim local official threatened them

Source: CMFR A local official of Porac town, Pampanga in the Philippines allegedly threatened two journalists over a news story… Read More

Trial of Ampatuan Massacre defendants begins

Source: CMFR Ten months after the Ampatuan massacre, the trial of the persons accused of participating in the 23 November… Read More

Two accused in 2004 slay of journalist acquitted

Source: CMFR A Manila court has acquitted the alleged gunmen in the 2004 killing of a broadcaster in San Nicolas,… Read More

Another journalist slain, third in a week

Source: CMFR A Mindanao-based publisher and editorial consultant was gunned down a few meters from his karaoke shop on 19… Read More

Two broadcasters killed in separate incidents

Source: CMFR As the Arroyo administration neared the end of its term this June 30, two other broadcasters were killed… Read More

Key witness in Ampatuan massacre case shot dead

A witness in the massacre of 57 people, including 32 journalists, in Mindanao, Philippines was killed, media reports said. Agence… Read More

Killings of Filipino journalists reaches crisis proportions

20 September 2003Source: Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR) THE KILLING of journalists in the Philippines, the Constitution of… Read More