Denial of Freedom of ExpressionViolation Types
- Legal elements
- Violation of Freedom of Expression: A person's right to seek, receive, or impart information or ideas of any kind was interfered with by a state actor or state organisation
- Violation of Freedom of Expression: The interference was not based on a law that had been passed for the specific reason of one of the following: - National security or public safety - To prevent disorder or crime - For the protection of health or morals - For the protection of the rights and freedoms of others"
- Constituting Acts
- Violation of Freedom of Expression: Denial of expressions of one’s belief, thoughts, ideas and emotions
- Violation of Freedom of Expression: Lack of means to seek, receive and impart information and ideas of all kinds, regardless of frontiers
Freedom of expression refers to  freedom to impart information and ideas of all kinds, and  to seek and receive them regardless of frontiers and in whatever medium, either orally, in writing or in print, in the form of art, or through any other media of his choice. The exercise of the rights carries with it special duties and responsibilities. It may therefore be subject to certain restrictions, but these shall only be such as are provided by law and are necessary for the protection of national security or of public order, or of public health or morals.
- Legal instruments