Research Paper: An Examination of the Scope of the Relevant Provisions of the Maldives Defamation Act, Law on the Protection of Reputation and Freedom of Expression 2016 (Maldives), in Providing Protection (or Otherwise) to Journalists When Exercising Their Right to Freedom of Expression

45 Pages Posted: 28 Jan 2018 Last revised: 16 Feb 2018

Date Written: February 1, 2017

Abstract

An examination of the scope of the relevant provisions of the Maldives Defamation Act, Law on the Protection of Reputation and Freedom of Expression 2016 (Maldives), in providing protection (or otherwise) to journalists when exercising their right to freedom of expression.

Keywords: defamation, reputation

Suggested Citation

Zulfa, Mariyam, Research Paper: An Examination of the Scope of the Relevant Provisions of the Maldives Defamation Act, Law on the Protection of Reputation and Freedom of Expression 2016 (Maldives), in Providing Protection (or Otherwise) to Journalists When Exercising Their Right to Freedom of Expression (February 1, 2017). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3010519 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3010519

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