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Press freedom, ethics and the Constitution

Volume 3, Issue 2

November, 1996

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Robie, D. (1996). Press freedom, ethics and the constitution. Pacific Journalism Review, 3(2):72-83
Author(s): David Robie
Publication date: 
November, 1996

Do journalists need to make a stand? As tellers of the truth and watchdogs, do those in the news media need to decide whether they are the aganets of power— or of the people? And how is the journalist's code of ethics upheld? These are crucial questions about freedom of the press.