Public sector employees and the freedom of political communication

Gray, Anthony (2018) Public sector employees and the freedom of political communication. Alternative Law Journal, 43 (1). pp. 10-16. ISSN 1037-969X


This paper considers new public service social media guidelines in light of the constitutionally protected freedom of political communication. It argues there are real question marks over the validity of the new guidelines, given their impact on freedom of political communication.

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Item Type: Article (Commonwealth Reporting Category C)
Refereed: Yes
Item Status: Live Archive
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Faculty/School / Institute/Centre: Current - Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts - School of Law and Justice
Date Deposited: 17 Apr 2018 05:06
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2018 22:23
Uncontrolled Keywords: freedom of speech, censorship, public service, implied freedom of political communication
Fields of Research : 18 Law and Legal Studies > 1899 Other Law and Legal Studies > 189999 Law and Legal Studies not elsewhere classified
Socio-Economic Objective: C Society > 94 Law, Politics and Community Services > 9402 Government and Politics > 940299 Government and Politics not elsewhere classified
Identification Number or DOI: 10.1177/1037969X17748213

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