Covering protests in Victoria - tip sheet for journalists 210601

The following information has been prepared with the assistance of the Victoria Police Media & Corporate Communications Department.

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Last update: June 1, 2021

MEAA submission to the draft Mandatory News Media and Digital Platforms Bargaining Code

MEAA's submission on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's draft Mandatory News Media and Digital Platforms Bargaining Code.


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Last update: September 16, 2020

Queensland shield laws petition - 200819

Petition to the Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath calling for a comprehensive journalist "shield" law that will uphold the public’s right to know and protect journalists who maintain their ethical obligation to never reveal the identity of confidential sources.

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Last update: August 19, 2020

Letter to Malaysian High Commission regarding Al Jazeera and journalist safety

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Last update: July 11, 2020

MEAA letter to Philippines ambassador over Maria Ressa verdict

MEAA letter to the Ambassador of the Philippines regarding press freedom issues in the wake of the guilty verdict in the cyber libel case involving Rappler editor Maria Ressa.

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Last update: June 15, 2020

MEAA letter over Timor-Leste proposal to criminalise defamation

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Last update: June 11, 2020

MEAA letter over the closure of Philippines broadcaster ABS-CBN

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Last update: May 7, 2020

2020 Press Freedom report

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Last update: May 3, 2020

2019 MEAA Press Freedom report

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Last update: April 8, 2020

MEAA letter to Communications Minister re regional newspapers

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Last update: April 1, 2020

ARTK submission on the remaining recommendations of Victoria's Vincent Open Courts review - 191129

Australia’s Right to Know coalition of media organisations', including MEAA, submission to the Vincent Open Courts Act Review – remaining legislative recommendations implementation options
Consultation Paper (the Paper). This submission follows theoriginal submission to the Vincent Review of the Open Courts Act (Vic).

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Last update: February 3, 2020