Free expression groups call on Arron Banks to drop SLAPP lawsuit against journalist Carole Cadwalladr
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Faced with the challenges of COVID-19 and Brexit, the UK government has responded by trying to override democratic checks on executive power.

“If you criminalise news gathering, you are criminalising journalism. It is a moral duty for journalists to protect sources. Many have gone to jail to protect that principle.”

After a highly criticised trial based on forced confessions, the country’s highest court upholds death sentences for tortured pro-democracy activists Mohamed Ramadhan and Husain Moosa.