Showing items tagged with 'legal action'
6 February 2019: Union welcomes Northern Ireland Crown Court judgement today
13 September 2018: The ruling represents a significant blow to UK government and its repressive surveillance laws
20 June 2017: IFJ/EFJ observer sent to Istanbul to monitor the first trial of journalists accused of participating in the failed coup.
15 June 2017: Union highlights NUJ members long and proud history of defending the public's right to know and calls for better safeguards for journalists and journalism.
21 December 2016: The NUJ has welcomed the decision of the European court of justice (ECJ) that general and indiscriminate retention of email and electronic communications by the UK government is illegal.
25 July 2016: During our campaign to amend the Investigatory Powers Bill we have been told that the surveillance of journalists and trade unionists is a thing of the past. This is patently not the case.
1 April 2016: The NUJ offers comprehensive legal services to members and secured more than £4 million in compensation for members in 2015.
16 October 2015: Sussex Police have apologised to NUJ members after the police stopped and searched a group of journalists in 2013.
5 August 2015: The IFJ and EFJ urge Turkey to drop charges against 18 journalists threatened with 7.5 years in jail.
17 July 2015: Union responds to High Court ruling on surveillance laws, the Interception of Communications Commissioner’s report and the terms of reference for the Pitchford inquiry.