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 ...

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