The new ARISA Newsletter is a periodic bulletin offering information on recent developments related to the media coverage of criminal cases and its impact on suspects and accused persons. The third issue of the newsletter presents the compilation of twelve criminal cases examined by the ARISA-2 team with the aim to explore to what extent […]
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Balancing the right of the media to inform the public about criminal proceedings, due to the right of the public to receive information, against the accused’s right to the presumption of innocence, privacy and a fair trial is a delicate process. The present report aims to evaluate the range of existing instruments – both national […]
In Ireland, Stephen “Rossi” Walsh has appealed his conviction for the indecent assault of a child and cited adverse media coverage as a reason he could not get a fair trial. Walsh had a 10-year sentence imposed on him in February 2010 for raping a nine-year-old girl in the early 1990s. At Thursday’s (June,2021) hearing […]
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