Offensive online? Three years in jail

Offensive online? Three years in jail

In 2013 MLDI supported a challenge to the Supreme Court of India to protect freedom of expression online from over-broad legislation in the Information Technology Act of 2010. MLDI and The Software Freedom Law Center were successful in their challenge. As technology...
Zunar: cartoons, satire and sedition in Malaysia

Zunar: cartoons, satire and sedition in Malaysia

Zunar: cartoons, satire and sedition in Malaysia Zulkiflee Anwar Ulhaque, better known as Zunar, is one of Malaysia’s most acclaimed cartoonists. Many of Zunar’s cartoons draw attention to corruption and abuse of power, as well as mocking some politicians’ lavish...
Ten years of MLDI : our annual report

Ten years of MLDI : our annual report

In 2018 Media Legal Defence Initiative (MLDI) turned ten years old. Our 2018 annual report reflects on our growth, achievements and impact over the last ten years, and takes an in-depth look at 2018. We launched in 2008 with three staff, a handful of cases, and a...