Ley Mordaza – Gag Law
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    Journalist threatened with arrest under Law 88

    Journalist threatened with arrest under Law 88

    HAVANA, March 31 (Richard Roselló / www.cubanet.org) – Ana Leonor Díaz
    Chamizo, director of the Grupo de Trabajo Decoro independent news
    agency, was picked up by police last weekend and threatened under Law
    88, under which a person with consorting with the enemy.

    The independent journalist was taken last Saturday by members of a
    Search and Capture Brigade to police headquarters in the Havana
    municipality of Cerro.

    “They warned me not to continue writing,” she said afterwards. She said
    they told here that reprisals could be taken against her family.

    Díaz Chamizo had worked for the official Prensa Latina news agency in
    Washington and New York, but quit in 2000 to become an independent


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