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Island’s media watchdog is left short of members

Efforts are being made to find more people to serve on St Helena’s media standards commission, only weeks after it was set up. Julian Cairns-Wicks reported in the St Helena Independent that it had been established with the minimum number … Continue reading

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St Helena approves law that top judge warned against

A law that could see journalists sent to prison for what they write or broadcast has been given final approval by St Helena’s British governor and its executive council. It comes a year after Britain’s most senior judge¬†warned that legal … Continue reading

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