Shai, Michaeli press ‚revolutionary‘ change to gag orders

03.01.2014                      02.Schwat.5774

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Shai, Michaeli press 'revolutionary' change to gag orders

MK's claim technological advances lead to leaks and overuse by judiciary system conflicts principle of freedom and public's right to know.

A bill which would revolutionize the state’s handling of gad orders will be taken up by the Ministerial Committee on Legislation on Sunday.
The bill’s initiation by Labor MKs Nachman Shai and Merav Michaeli followed heavy criticism of gag orders on cases of public interest, including the cases of Anat Kamm, Prisoner X and singer Eyal Golan….