Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Georgia
Population (2010, proj.): 4,219,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $2,120
Date of Independence: April 9, 1991 (from the Soviet Union)
Date of Last Constitution: August 24, 1995
Journalists in Georgia enjoy constitutional freedoms and laws upholding those freedoms. However, government has been resistant to implementing these legal guarantees. Also, the government cracked down on several ...