Current Issues of Freedom of Expression in Malta
15 Pages Posted: 7 Jan 2016
Date Written: January 5, 2016
Peculiarities of legal regulation of enjoyment of right to freedom of expression in Malta are analyzed. To achieve the objective, the basic legal sources of Malta, pieces of scientific research, international rankings and analysis made by international organizations were reviewed. Author deals with problematic issues of blasphemy as a criminal offence in the criminal law of Malta, and describes current status of freedom of expression in Malta.
Keywords: Malta, human rights, freedom of expression, blasphemy, defamation
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