Pakistani publisher freed from prison

June 1999
Editor & Publisher;06/05/99, Vol. 132 Issue 23, p11
Trade Publication
Reports on the release of Pakistani journalist Najam Sethi from prison after prosecutors decided to drop sedition charges against him. Abduction of journalists for their cooperation with a television program about corruption in Pakistan; Reason for dropping the charges against Sethi.


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