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Trinidad & Tobago Media Association Slams Irresponsible Statement

Written by Janine Mendes-Franco On 24 May 2014 @ 21:06 pm | 1 Comment

In Caribbean, Citizen Media, English, Law, Media & Journalism, Politics, Quick Reads, Trinidad & Tobago

A statement by the Commissioner of Police suggesting that “inaccurate reporting” may have led to death threats against [1] a local journalist, has irked the Media Association of Trinidad and Tobago [2]:

MATT hopes that the Acting Commissioner of Police was perhaps inarticulate in his characterisation of the threat because if his words are a true reflection of his position on this matter then we are all in deep trouble.

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[1] against: http://globalvoicesonline.org/2014/05/23/why-the-press-needs-protection-in-trinidad-tobago/

[2] irked the Media Association of Trinidad and Tobago: http://wired868.com/2014/05/24/matt-slams-police-commissioner-for-outrageous-bassant-statement/

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