THE PLACE OF LIABILITY IN RESPECT TO THE FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION

  • Valentina Chiper (Mihalcea) University of Craiova, Craiova, Romania

Abstract

The terms ‘freedom’ and ‘liability’ are polysemantic and bear multi-valent meaningsaccording to the field.Civil or criminal liability, through the interdictions it brings, sets the border betweenthe legal or illegal discourse. The guilt defined by criminal and civil crimes transfers a set ofobligations to the communicator1. Terms like ‘excess’ or ‘abuse’ of the freedom of expressionis another way to define it.We shall try hereinafter to answer the question whether it is better to regulate andengage the civil liability or criminal liability in relation to the freedom of expression.

Author Biography

Valentina Chiper (Mihalcea), University of Craiova, Craiova, Romania
Faculty of Law and Administrative Sciences

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Published
2013-10-01
How to Cite
CHIPER (MIHALCEA), Valentina. THE PLACE OF LIABILITY IN RESPECT TO THE FREEDOM OF EXPRESSION. 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/696>. Date accessed: 17 may 2022. doi: https://doi.org/10.15837/aijjs.v7i3.696.

Keywords

freedom of expression;civil liability;criminal liability