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5 September 2012 | Knight Centeraccording to the AFP. The bill, proposed by the executive branch, proposes adding "denial of terrorist crimes" to the criminal code, reported the newspaper El Comercio. According to the newspaper, the bill would allow prison sentences between four and eight years for anyone who, in a public manner, approves of, justifies, denies or minimizes criminal acts committed by terrorist organizations. The government said that the "Denial Law," as it has come to be known, aims to strengthen the rule of law by "criminalizing conduct that goes beyond socially recognized norms and trivializes or tries to justify grave acts of violent terrorism perpetrated in [Peru]," reported the website RPP. Ombudsman Eduardo Vega Luna said that the bill would undergo a review to understand how it could restrict freedom of expression, reported the news agency Andina. Vega said the review process would focus on two subjects: first, fighting terrorism by legal means and second, determining if this bill could limit other rights, reported the news agency.
5 September 2012 | Journalism.co.uk'AP video hub', which was announced in April. It will use AP for "quality world news, entertainment, sport and lifestyles video", according to a release. The Telegraph Media Group declined to give details of the amount of money invested; in the release the group said new facilities include a permanent circuit from BT Tower. The release adds that "the new streaming strategy is part of TMG’s increasing commitment to video - with an increased emphasis on in-house production".
5 September 2012 | Knight Centersaid she "saw the emergence of a hybrid form of media coverage," one that bodes well for the future of an embattled industry. Chen noted traditional media enhanced their coverage by the use of social media, still images and video shot by news organizations and amateurs, and apps, such as Hurricane Tracker, to help people decide whether to evacuate, and what routes were safe. "The mix of media offered me — who had just moved to hurricane country three weeks before the storm — a media experience that I’d argue would be unmatched in the old days of print, TV, and radio," Chen argued.
5 September 2012 | Fox News