The conviction of a prominent journalist for criminal libel is a devastating blow to media freedom in the Philippines.
- Philippines: Rappler Verdict a Blow to Media Freedom Human Rights Watch
- Maria Ressa, Rey Santos Jr convicted of cyber libel Rappler
- ‘Cautionary tale’: Rappler chief Ressa tells Filipinos to protect their rights | ANC ABS-CBN News
- Rappler CEO Maria Ressa, writer found guilty of cyber libel INQUIRER.net
- Editorial: Defend press freedom SunStar Philippines