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PRESS. By a figure this word signifies the art of printing. The press is free.
     2. All men have a right to print and publish whatever they may deem proper, unless by doing so they infringe the rights of another, as in the case of copyrights, (q.v.) when they may be enjoined. For any injury they may commit against the public or individuals they may be punished, either by indictment, or by a civil action at the suit of the party injured, when the injury has been committed against a private individual. Vide Const. of the U. S. Amend. art. 1, and Liberty of the Press.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Last May 10, the Kabalikat ng Nagkakaisang Manileno (Kabalikat) filed a disbarment complaint before the SC against Fajardo and Cayosa over Advincula's press conference.
But Topacio said "this disclaimer, however, is difficult to believe since the function room where the press conference was held appears to have been set up in advance considering the presence of numerous media, a sound system, and tables and chairs."
Excellent Press Conference! Showing up is half the battle.
Tweep @someshjha7 wrote: "Breaking: Prime Minister Narendra Modi gives speech; BJP President Amit Shah holds press conference."
He said the press conference, which will take place at the Parliament building, would among other things touch on TH's financial statement for 2017.
Speakers of the press conference said that Almazbek Atambayev must be dismissed from the post of the SDPK party leader and be expelled from the party.
The White House stripped Acosta of his press pass last week following a fiery exchange with Trump during a press conference, with the CNN reporter holding on to the microphone to continue asking questions when an intern attempted to take it away.
During a press conference held today by Brian Wu the pro-Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) head of Butterfly Orchid Cultural Creativity and publisher of the Chinese version of the book, Gutmann claimed that Chinese doctors illegally used Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) transplant technology provided by Ko, who he characterized as a "liar."
It says the minister made it clear at the press conference that government is not good at business and should give way where an opportunity exists for the private sector.
The Phnom Penh Municipal Court on Wednesday sentenced a member of the Khmer National Liberation Front (KNLF) to 18 months in prison and a 3 million riel fine for organising a press conference last year, which the court said amounted to 'incitement'.
A press conference by the Nairobi CBD Association ended in disarray after a group of heavily built men stormed the venue and beat up the chairman.
SARAJEVO - 11.30 - Press conference of the Judo Federation of BiH on the occasion of the great success at the European Championship in Tel Aviv; Press conference will also be attended by Larisa CeriA, the silver medalist - BiH Olympic Committee