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Spotlight: Ecuador | Free Expression & the Law

Ecuadorian newspaper fined after "failing to follow order" from communications authority

On March 24th, 2014, the Superintendence of Information and Communication (SUPERCOM) fined Diario Extra 10% of its last three months' average income, for having committed the repeated crime of not complying with a resolution demanding a public apology and the correction of two headlines.

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Cartoonist publishes "corrected" version of political cartoon in Ecuador

On 5 February 2014, cartoonist Xavier Bonilla published a "correction" of his political cartoon about the search and seizure of computers from the home of journalist Fernando Villavicencio, after being ordered to do so by the Superintendence of Information and Communication.

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