Appendix B: Journalism Freedom: 1980–2008 (Country Ratings from Freedom House) - Romania
Population (2010, proj.): 21,190,000
Gross National Income per Capita (current, 2007): $6,390
Date of Independence: 1877 (from Ottoman Empire)
Date of Last Constitution: December 8, 1991; revision effective October 29, 2003
Romania's constitution protects press freedom and the government increasingly acts accordingly. While criminal defamation remains a ...