• 11-SEP-2013

  • SOURCE: S&D Group at European Parliament

David Miranda Detention Has "Chilling Effect" on Press Freedom

DAVID MIRANDA DETENTION HAS "CHILLING EFFECT" ON PRESS FREEDOM
Strasbourg, 11th of September. Last night, the European Parliament called for a Commission and Council Statement on the 9 hour detention of David Miranda, the partner of Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald, under Schedule 7 of the UK Terrorism Act 2000.