LEGAL AND MORAL APPROACH OVER PRESS OFFENCES IN WESTERN DEMOCRACIES IN ROMANIA

  • Cristina-Anca Păiuşescu “Dimitrie Cantemir” Christian University, Bucharest, Romania

Abstract

AbstractThe essence of a democracy consists of the political rights of its citizens of theirability to influence political decision, to challenge and to participate directly in themanagement of the state. How it could all this happen without a free press to express the levelof externalization of thoughts and ideas of freedom of expression of public opinion. The pressis one of the forms of expression of public opinion and in terms of its functions, the average isof major importance for society as a whole and for the individuals who compose it. However,it is imperative to create moral and legal rules that guide the work of journalists, to avoidpress offenses. They are created both by the state and journalists, themselves, byselfreglementation.

Author Biography

Cristina-Anca Păiuşescu, “Dimitrie Cantemir” Christian University, Bucharest, Romania
Faculty of Political Sciences

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Published
2013-10-01
How to Cite
PĂIUŞESCU, Cristina-Anca. LEGAL AND MORAL APPROACH OVER PRESS OFFENCES IN WESTERN DEMOCRACIES IN ROMANIA. AGORA INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF JURIDICAL SCIENCES, [S.l.], v. 7, n. 3, oct. 2013. ISSN 2067-7677. Available at: <http://univagora.ro/jour/index.php/aijjs/article/view/679>. Date accessed: 17 may 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.15837/aijjs.v7i3.679.

Keywords

press-freedom;press-democracy;legal limits;selfreglementation